Global IT specialist with a consumer-facing business.

Wincor Nixdorf is one of the world's leading providers of IT solutions and services to retail banks and the retail industry. We also serve customers with similar structures, such as postal companies and service station operators. Our comprehensive portfolio is designed to support our customers' business operations – especially at branch and store level – in both sectors. Our core business involves optimizing and redesigning processes with the help of information technology.

The Group's global workforce numbers around 9,100. Over half are employed outside Germany. Around two-thirds of the Group's net sales are generated by its retail banking products and services and roughly one-third from its retail industry business. Software and Services account for over half of the Group's business, while the rest is attributable to Hardware sales.

Europe remains Wincor Nixdorf's domestic market; it contributes 70% of the Group's net sales. The Asia/Pacific/Africa region contributes 18% of total net sales, while the Americas make up a further 12%. Wincor Nixdorf is represented – either directly or through its partners – in around 130 countries all over the world. We have established our own local subsidiaries in 42 countries. We also collaborate with experienced sales partners that have an excellent knowledge of the local requirements and conditions affecting our customers. This gives us unrivaled proximity to our customers wherever we do business.

We have a particularly strong global presence in the field of IT Services.

To ensure the maximum possible availability and reach of all the systems we install, our well-established Services team works with a network of certified partners. This allows us to guarantee consistently high quality worldwide. Reflecting our main business sectors, our Group reporting system is divided into Banking and Retail segments.

The business-related details presented and described in this management report are based on the following structure:

Group Reporting Structure.

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