DAIKIN Airconditioning Central Europe HandelsgmbH
Campus 21, Businesspark Wien Sued, Europaring F12/402
2345 Brunn am Gebirge, Austria
phone: +43 2236-32 557 - 100
Fax: +43 2236-32 557 - 910


Management Board:

Carl Lievens, Managing Director
Filip de Graeve, Managing Director

Concise Profile:

DAIKIN Airconditioning Central Europe HandelsgmbH
·         Founded in 1999.
·         Headquarter for 15 countries in Central and South East Europe: Albania, Austria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Moldova, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia.
·         Distributes air conditioning systems, heat pumps and refrigeration solutions for residential, commercial and industrial uses.
·         High investments by the two parent companies DAIKIN Industries Ltd. (Osaka/Japan) and DAIKIN Europe N.V. (Ostend/Belgium) guarantee and result in consistently high product quality and innovational strength.
·         Winner of the “Great Place to Work“-Award distinguishing organisations for their outstanding workplace culture.

Turnover 2016/2017:

174,8  million euros



Local Offices

Brunn am Gebirge (AT), Prague (CZ), Budapest (H), Bratislava (SK), Bucharest (RO), Zagreb (HR)

Distribution Partners:

Air conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration businesses (contractors and installers).

Product Range:

For Residential Consumers:
·         Split air conditioning systems for cooling and heating
·         Air purifiers including facilities with air humidification
·         DAIKIN Altherma heat pumps (air-to-water, ground source and hybrid) and solar systems, but also oil boilers, gas boilers and underfloor heating.

For Commercial and Industrial applications:
·         VRV – the Heat Machine (Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and domestic hot water from renewable energies.)
·         Sky Air for commercial and service buildings
·         Applied systems: chiller based hydronic systems
·         Condensing units for third-party evaporators
·         Refrigeration: supermarket cooling, normal refrigeration and deep freezing
·         Ventilation systems


DAIKIN – Global Leader:
·         DAIKIN Industries more than 67.036 staff globally. In 2016/2017 a 17,2 billion turnover was generated by the company.
·         DAIKIN is Europe’s market leader in the field of air-to-water heat pumps.
·         DAIKIN is globally unique in developing and producing all important components of its air conditioning systems in house, like refrigerants, compressors and electronics.
·         A modern product range guarantees high indoor air quality.
·         All DAIKIN products are produced with respect to maximum environmental friendliness and energy efficiency.
·         Customers benefit from professional consulting, up-to-date technology and an outstanding service.
·         ISO 9001 certification for quality and ISO 14001 certification for environmental sustainability.


DAIKIN‘s Research & Development facility in Ostend, Belgium, has repeatedly set new benchmarks and raised standards in developing ever more powerful and energy efficient products for the European market.

DAIKIN Europe N.V., Ostend/Belgium:

Founded in 1973; Headquarter for Europe, Middle East and Africa; production facility for sophisticated, complex systems for the European market; Research & development.

DAIKIN Industries, Ltd.,Osaka/Japan:

Founded in 1924; total turnover of 17,2 billion Euros in 2016/17; Since 1938: strategic focus on Air Conditioning and Refrigeration; Clear number one leader of the Japanese market; 67.036 staff worldwide.

Awards, i.a.

·         In 2008 DAIKIN is awarded the Japanese Trade and Industry Department‘s “11th Grand Prize for Protection of Ozone Layer and Prevention of Global Warming”.
·         In 2009 DAIKIN gets elected amongst the prestigious “Global 100“-companies for the third successive time. Global 100 annually awards the 100 most sustainably working companies worldwide.
·         In 2010 the design of the DAIKIN Emura air conditioner receives an “honourable mention“ by the Red Dot Design Award’s jury.
·         In 2011 Thomson Reuters counts DAIKIN amongst The World’s 100 Most Innovative Companies.
·         In 2013 Daikin is awarded with the Plus X Award – one of the most important awards for innovation worldwide.
·         2013 the company is elected for the second time as one of the “100 most innovative companies” by Forbes Magazine.
·         2013 DAIKIN´s Ururu Sarara is awarded with the Red Dot Design award  for its outstanding design
·         Two more design awards in 2014: Universal Design Award for Fully Flat Cassette and the Red Dot Product Design Award for new Daikin Emura.
·         In 2015 Daikin Central Europe wins for the third time the highly coveted “Great Place to Work – Best Employer“ award, a quality seal honouring an outstanding working place culture.
·         2015 DAIKIN Emura was awarded with the iF DESIGN AWARD
·         In 2016 Daikin received another award for the Fully Flat Casette: the German Design Award
Great Place to Work 2017

Press Contact:
Daikin Airconditioning
Central Europe HandelsGmbH
Campus 21, Europaring F012
2345 Brunn am Gebirge, Austria
Marijke Slijkhuis
phone: +43 2236 32557-100,  

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