Our story

Our story is not just about a water pump company that grew to be one of the biggest in the world. It’s a story of optimism, purpose and collaboration. But at its core, it’s a story of relentless innovation and belief in better.

For more than 75 years, we’ve proudly protected, respected and advanced the flow of water. Take a journey through our history. 

Explore our historical milestones

Get to know the management team

Our Group Management and Board of Directors are responsible for running and developing our business on a day-to-day basis. Get to know them.

Water has always been the heart and soul of Grundfos. That is why we are driven to pioneer solutions to the world's water and climate challenges and improve quality of life for people. This purpose is central to everything we do and is supported by our six core values. 

Our foundation

30 years after founding Grundfos, Poul Due Jensen created the Grundfos Foundation, transferring primary ownership of the company to it. Rooted in our founder’s values, the foundation constantly and relentlessly pushes forward, inspiring optimism and awakening curiosity to innovate and find solutions that can contribute to overcoming water and climate challenges. 

Our brands

We believe that if you have the capabilities, you have an obligation to positively impact the planet. Our brands help us to achieve this, playing crucial roles in our purpose of pioneering solutions to the world’s water challenges and improving the quality of life for people. 

Visit Grundfos

Grundfos is a family of more than 20,000 people. Each and every one of them are the engines that keep us running. Come by our facilities and get an in-depth insight into our production, values, strategy and much more. It’s the perfect opportunity to experience day-to-day life at a global organisation.