TÜV SÜD is a leading technical service corporation catering to the INDUSTRY, MOBILITY and CERTIFICATION Segments . Its range of services embraces consultancy, inspection, tests and expert reports as well as certification and training. Our objectives are reliability, safety and quality, environmental protection and profitability. By providing these services, TÜV SÜD delivers competitive edge to its clients throughout the world. Founded in 1866 as a steam boiler inspection association, the TÜV SÜD Group has evolved into a global, future-oriented enterprise.
At present, more than 20,000 employees around the world are committed to optimizing technology, systems and know-how. In 2013, TÜV SÜD increased its consolidated revenue from EUR 1.82 billion to EUR 1.94 billion – a year-on-year growth of 6.5 %. TÜV SÜD AG is not listed on the stock exchange. It is owned by TÜV SÜD e.V. and the TÜV SÜD Foundation, which hold 74.9 % and 25.1 % of the shares respectively.