From one-man business to a major company with a workforce of around 14,000 employees worldwide: this is the Gauselmann Group
... with around 14,000 employees worldwide and annual turnover before the pandemic in 2019 of over three billion euros: This is the development of the Gauselmann Group since its foundation in 1957.
At the core of this success story is the passion for innovative and high-quality games. For over 60 years, the company has consistently stood for the joy of play. This is the DNA of the internationally active, family-run group of companies - and both the entrepreneurial actions and the aspirations of all employees are aligned with this guiding principle.
The competencies around MERKUR Enjoy the game are manifold: The company is internationally successful as a developer of gaming software, manufacturer of gaming machines, operator of casinos and gaming venues throughout Europe, and provider of sports betting. In addition, the Group is also active as an operator of casinos on cruise ships and as a provider in the online gaming sector. This makes the extensive range of games available at any time and any place.
The Gauselmann Group is divided into two business segments: The MERKUR business segment consolidates the development, production and sale of games and gaming machines in Germany and abroad as well as the development and sale of online casino solutions and online games. The cash and ticketing activities of the Gauselmann Group, financial services as well as the development of sports betting offerings are also based in the MERKUR business segment. The Gaming Operations business segment is responsible for the national and international activities of the company’s own arcades, casinos and cruise ship casinos. In addition, this business segment coordinates the operation and marketing of online casinos, as well as online and land-based sports betting offerings.