The Haufe Group, with its brands Haufe, Haufe Akademie and Lexware, is one of Germany's leading providers of professional information and portals, (cloud computing) applications, e-procurement, online communities, trade-specific software, and personnel and organizational development. From the core fields of a successful publishing business, the Haufe Group has developed into a specialist for digital and web-based offers as well as for training and consulting services.
The Haufe brand stands for integrated workplace and complete solutions for the successful design of fiscal, economic and legal tasks. Solutions include trade information, applications, services, online communities and trade portals as well as specialized training and qualification opportunities and personnel and organizational development. Haufe's solutions are used successfully by over 75,000 companies. Customers include BMW Group, Deutsche Telekom and Siemens.
The corporation with headquarters in Freiburg employs more than 1,300 employees at home and abroad. It pursues an international growth strategy, which is supported by the current portfolio of products and services. Its growth course is driven by the successful mutual use of the core competencies and strengths of the individual companies and brands. As a result, the Haufe group was able to achieve sales of more than EUR 237 million (previous year: EUR 215 million) despite the difficult market and economic environment in the 2012 financial year (July 2011-June 2012).