The VELUX name is derived from two words - Ventilation and Lux, the Latin word for light.
VELUX, which has manufacturing companies in 11 countries and sales companies in just under 40 countries, is one of the strongest brands in the global building materials sector and its products are sold in most parts of the world. The Group has more than 10,000 employees. The VELUX Group head office is in HøÃ¸rsholm, north of Copenhagen.
Extensive product range
VELUX creates better living environments with daylight and fresh air through the roof. Our product programme contains a wide range of roof windows and skylights, along with solutions for flat roofs. In addition, VELUX offers many types of decoration and sun screening, roller shutters, installation products, products for remote control and thermal solar panels for installation in roofs. VELUX Technology also supplies original VELUX components to our partners working in the field of roof window sunscreening.
Sale Sale and production
The VELUX Group is owned by VKR Holding A/S. VKR Holding A/S is a limited company wholly owned by foundations and family.
The VELUX Group's financial results are incorporated into VKR Holding's consolidated accounts. In 2012, VKR Holding's revenue
amounted to Euro 2.3 billion and net profit for the year came to Euro 151.7 million. VELUX factories are certified in accordance
with ISO 9001 (quality, 2008), ISO 14001 (environment, 2008) and OHSAS 18001 certification (health and safety, 2008).
- CEO: Jørgen Tang-Jensen
- CFO: Peter Bang