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									            Danisco A/S (DCO) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
        Reference Code: GDCH28722FSA                                                                                           Publication Date: JUL 2012

          Langebrogade 1, Postboks 17                        Phone              +45 3 2662000                   Revenue          13,706 (million DKK)
          Copenhagen,         Capital     Region       of
                                                             Fax                +45 3 2662175                   Net Profit       480 (million DKK)
          Denmark
          1001                                               Website            www.danisco.com                 Employees        6,800
                                                                                DCO       [Copenhagen
          Denmark                                            Exchange                                           Industry         Chemicals
                                                                                Stock Exchange]

       Company Overview
       Danisco A/S (Danisco) is a leading food ingredient enzymes and bio-based solutions company. It is engaged in the development,
       production and sale of food ingredients, sugar and industrial bio-products. Its product portfolio includes colors, emulsifiers,
       textural ingredients, cultures, enzymes and antioxidants, sweeteners, animal nutrition, sugar, flavors and fragrances. In addition,
       Danisco offers freeze-dried, frozen and liquid cultures that are used in fresh fermented milks, dried and semi-dried sausages,
       confectionary, beverages, cheese and dietary supplements. The company provides principally products and services to food,
       non-food sectors and beverage industries.
       Key Executives                                                                SWOT Analysis
                      Name                                  Title                     Danisco A/S, SWOT Analysis
         Anders Knutsen                      Chairman                                 Strengths                              Weaknesses
         Tom Knutzen                         Chairman
                                                                                                                             Declining Market Share in
         Soren Bjerre Nielsen                Executive Vice President,                Diversified Product Portfolio
                                                                                                                             Sector
                                             Finance and IT                           Wide Geographical Presence
                                                                                                                             Limited Liquidity Position
         Mogens Granborg                     Executive Vice President
         Doug Willrett                       Executive Vice President,
                                             Cultures Division                        Opportunities                          Threats
        Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
        Research, GlobalData                                                          Strategic Acquisitions and             Stringent Government
                                                                                      Partnerships                           Regulations
       Share Data
                                                                                      Increasing Health                      Intense Competition
         Danisco A/S
                                                                                      Consciousness
        Share Price (DKK) as on 16-Jun-                               700.50
        2011
                                                                                     Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
        EPS (DKK)                                                      10.08         GlobalData
        Market Cap (million DKK)                                      33,382
        Enterprise Value (million DKK)                                35,729
        Shares Outstanding (million)                                       48
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       Research, GlobalData

       Financial Performance




       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       Research, GlobalData




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       Table of Contents
       Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................................................................... 2
          List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
          List of Figures ................................................................................................................................................................................. 4
       Section 1 - About the Company.......................................................................................................................................................... 5
       Danisco A/S - Key Facts..................................................................................................................................................................... 5
       Danisco A/S - Key Employees............................................................................................................................................................ 6
       Danisco A/S - Key Employee Biographies.......................................................................................................................................... 7
       Danisco A/S - Major Products and Services ....................................................................................................................................... 8
       Danisco A/S - History ......................................................................................................................................................................... 9
       Danisco A/S - Company Statement .................................................................................................................................................. 11
       Danisco A/S - Locations And Subsidiaries ....................................................................................................................................... 12
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 12
          Other Locations & Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................... 12
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 14
       Danisco A/S - Business Description ................................................................................................................................................. 14
       Danisco A/S - Corporate Strategy .................................................................................................................................................... 15
       Danisco A/S - SWOT Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 16
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 16
          Danisco A/S - Strengths................................................................................................................................................................ 16
             Strength - Diversified Product Portfolio ..................................................................................................................................... 16
             Strength - Wide Geographical Presence ................................................................................................................................... 16
             Strength - Strong Research & Development Activities .............................................................................................................. 16
             Strength - Strong Growth Prospects.......................................................................................................................................... 16
             Strength - Increase in Revenues ............................................................................................................................................... 17
          Danisco A/S - Weaknesses .......................................................................................................................................................... 17
             Weakness - Declining Market Share in Sector .......................................................................................................................... 17
             Weakness - Limited Liquidity Position ....................................................................................................................................... 17
             Weakness - Low Return on Equity ............................................................................................................................................ 17
             Weakness - Complex Supply Chain .......................................................................................................................................... 17
          Danisco A/S - Opportunities.......................................................................................................................................................... 17
             Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions and Partnerships .............................................................................................................. 17
             Opportunity - Increasing Health Consciousness ....................................................................................................................... 17
             Opportunity - Investments into Joint Ventures........................................................................................................................... 18
             Opportunity - Growing Demand for Ethanol .............................................................................................................................. 18
          Danisco A/S - Threats ................................................................................................................................................................... 18
             Threat - Stringent Government Regulations ............................................................................................................................. 18
             Threat - Intense Competition ..................................................................................................................................................... 18
             Threat - Rising Input Costs........................................................................................................................................................ 18
       Danisco A/S - Key Competitors ........................................................................................................................................................ 19
       Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios ............................................................................................................................................. 20
       Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios........................................................................................................................................... 20
       Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios ...................................................................................................................................................... 20
       Performance Chart ........................................................................................................................................................................... 22
       Financial Performance...................................................................................................................................................................... 22
       Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios....................................................................................................................................................... 23


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       Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts ......................................................................................................................................................... 24
       Section 4 – Company’s Lifesciences, Power Financial Deals and Alliances .................................................................................... 25
          Danisco A/S, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Year, 2006 to YTD 2012 ........................................................................ 25
          Danisco A/S, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Type, 2006 to YTD 2012 ........................................................................ 26
          Danisco A/S, Power, Deals By Year, 2006 to YTD 2012 .............................................................................................................. 27
          Danisco A/S, Power, Deals By Type, 2006 to YTD 2012 .............................................................................................................. 28
       Danisco A/S, Recent Deals Summary .............................................................................................................................................. 29
       Section 5 – Appendix ....................................................................................................................................................................... 30
          Methodology ................................................................................................................................................................................. 30
          Ratio 
								
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