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Company profile

For more than 75 years, the VELUX Group has created better living environments for people around the world. Using daylight and fresh air.

Our products ensure a healthy indoor climate. For work and learning. For play and pleasure. They give back to the environment by being highly energy-efficient, generating more energy than goes into producing them.
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VELUX in brief

The VELUX Group offers an extensive number of products and services around the world. Product overview:
  • Modular skylights for commercial buildings
  • Flat-roof windows and sun tunnels
  • Blinds and roller shutters
  • Flashings and installation products
  • Products for remote control
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The VELUX Group is owned by VKR Holding A/S, a limit- ed company wholly owned by foundations and family. The VELUX Group’s financial results are incorporated into VKR Holding’s consolidated accounts.

In 2015, VKR Holding’s revenue amounted to Euro 2.4 billion and net profit for the year came to Euro 268.7 million.


With manufacturing companies in 11 countries and sales companies in more than 40 countries, our products are widely available.

We employ 9,500 people, and our company is headquartered north of Copenhagen, Denmark.


In the UK, VELUX Company Limited is managed by an executive team.

  • Keith Riddle, Managing Director
  • Craig Andrew, Finance Director
  • Jim Coates, Marketing Director
  • Neil Evans, Sales Director
  • Ingrid Taylor, Logistics Director
  • JimLaura Brotherton, HR Director

VELUX in the UK and Ireland

VELUX was established in UK in 1954, manfacturing also took place in the UK between 1973 and 2015.

The VELUX UK head office and showroom is located in Glenrothes, Fife. Our Dublin office also features an extensive showroom. As well as office based staff, we also employ a team of field based sales and service staff across the UK and Ireland.