On an international scale, Fraport AG is among the leading corporations in the airport business. The company operates one of the world’s most important aviation hubs: Frankfurt Airport. As experienced airport managers, Fraport is developing Frankfurt Airport into “Frankfurt Airport City” ─ an outstanding site for mobility and real estate, and a location to be experienced.
Over 500 firms and institutions utilise the Fraport AG facilities, including airlines, German flight security, government agencies and other companies and service providers. Around 70,000 employees, of which a good 18,000 work for Fraport AG, make Frankfurt Airport the largest place of work in Germany. The spectrum of services offered by Fraport AG includes not only the entire range of services round about flight operations: Fraport is also a competent partner for airport retailing and real-estate development.
The company was floated on the stock exchange in 2001. The current shareholders are the German State of Hesse (31.62 per cent), Stadtwerke Frankfurt am Main Holding GmbH (20.19 per cent), Deutsche Lufthansa (9.96 per cent), Julius Bär Investment Management New York (5.1 per cent), Capital Group (4.7 per cent), and Artisan Partners (3.88 per cent). 24.55 per cent of the shares are held by private or institutional investors. As a full-service provider in airport management, Fraport AG is active worldwide at numerous locations.