If strategy is stable, if it changes incrementally, the culture will most likely support plans. At Sika the culture is the foundation of how the company works and how work will be completed on the plan in order to realize the key outcomes.
Photo: Grand Théatre de Rabat, Zaha Hadid Architects
Sika's success and reputation are based on a long-lasting tradition of innovation. Accordingly, the core of Sika's business is the innovation management and the focus on developing quality products and the best solutions for customers.
The headquarters of Sika are located in the Altstetten District of Zurich, Switzerland. The complex includes production, research and development, a site services center and a multistory car park, plus various buildings for sales and marketing departments with extensive training facilities. Within this complex, a new facility called the “Limmat Building” has been built, to centralize and accommodate corporate functions with up to 300 employees.
"Long-lasting products with a good environmental profile deliver a substantial contribution to sustainable buildings. Confirmation of the sustainability performance of products through Environmental Product Declarations (EPD) is an added value for our customers."
Wolfgang Ackerl, Senior Sales Manager Sika Austria
- Sales Growth of +7.6% (6.9% in CHF) to CHF 2,806 Mio.
- Growth in all regions
- +24.8% Increase in net profit
- 6 New factories
- 2 New Sika subsidiaries
Photo: Sylvie Senin, Controller, Sika Ivory Coast
Sika has opened a technology center focusing on the further and new development of mortar products in Rosendahl, Germany. Following a construction period of 14 months, it was inaugurated in an official ceremony.