Schaltbau Holding supplies products and technologies primarily for rail infrastructure and rolling stock, as well as for the automotive and capital goods industries. The Rail segment represents 68% of total revenues and is expected to grow 5% per year, while restoring its profitability levels. The Components & DC applications segment is 32% of revenues and expected to show higher growth due to exposure to market segments such as e-mobility and new energy and new industry, while maintaining its already high profitability levels.
In this interview, CEO Dr Jürgen Brandes and CFO Steffen Munz discuss subjects including the new segmentation of Rail and Components & DC applications and the growth opportunities in both segments. They also explain the company’s medium-term financial targets in more detail.