About MeteoGroup

MeteoGroup, the global weather authority, combines accurate science with advanced technology and local expertise with global reach. MeteoGroup is trusted by hundreds of government agencies, thousands of companies and millions of consumers.

Our team of expert meteorologists is on hand 24/7/365 to deliver the highest-quality analysis and support. With offices in 12 countries around the world, and 9 weather rooms in 8 of these countries, MeteoGroup is perfectly placed to provide local services to a global audience. We are backed by global investment firm General Atlantic LLC and are also the company behind the best-selling weather apps WeatherPro and MeteoEarth as well as numerous weather websites.

Helping your business make better weather-related decisions

Our mission is to help our customers make better weather-related decisions with products and services built on our brand values:

Technological Innovation: State-of-the-art technology ensures customers get the most accurate and up-to-date data. We are committed to continuously improving our sophisticated weather solutions; we push the boundaries of meteorological research and product development.

Data Accuracy: We offer ultra-accurate forecasting built on the world’s best weather models, our in-house technologies and value-adding refinements from our skilled meteorologists.

Expertise: Our technology is complemented by research meteorologists with many years of experience, dedicated to the continued research and developments of our systems. 

Reliability: Our weather solutions and support are available 24/7/365.

Research

With over 100 meteorologists, a department dedicated to research and development and investment in the five weather models recognised as being the most accurate in the world: ECMWF, UKMO, GFS, HIRLAM and WRF, we are able to provide the most precise forecasts in the market. 

Our research team is committed to developing sophisticated weather tools and our advanced techniques have resulted in us leading the way in forecasting across many weather-critical industries. We continue to improve our forecasting techniques, monitor the quality of the output and calibrate our systems to maintain our market-leading position.

Weather stations

In conjunction with a number of partners, we operate our own private weather measurement network. Our network of 530 weather stations  in Germany and  360 in Switzerland  results in the highest density network of private weather stations in Europe. These stations provide the essential basis for our reliable and high-precision forecasts.

German measurement network | Swiss measurement network

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MeteoGroup’s ISO certificates: our commitment to you

 

With its enterprise-wide ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 27001, ISO 22301 and OHSAS 18001 certification, MeteoGroup meets the most stringent international standards for quality, environment, information security, business continuity and occupational health & safety management systems. All certificates have been awarded to MeteoGroup on a multisite basis following a rigorous auditing process conducted by TÜV Cert. We undergo yearly audits across all aspects of our enterprise business and meteorological operations and have sustained and surpassed all requirements.

We are proud to have proven that MeteoGroup provides its customers and stakeholders robust assurance for all areas of business and that working with MeteoGroup is a choice well made.  

ISO 9001 – Our commitment to customer service and high-quality services

After a successful recertification MeteoGroup has recently been awarded with the ISO 9001:2015 certificate. By achieving the ISO 9001:2015 certificate we provide evidence to our customers and stakeholders that MeteoGroup consistently is committed to producing quality products and services with a strong customer focus, while continually reviewing and improving our performance.  

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ISO 14001- Our commitment to the environment

MeteoGroup is committed to operate in a sustainable manner and therefore committed to reducing our environmental impact and continually improving our environmental performance. It is our goal to encourage our customers, suppliers and other stakeholders to do the same. Through our ISO 14001 environmental management system we demonstrate our systematic and process driven approach to control our environmental impact and manage our environmental performance in line with our policy.

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OHSAS 18001 – Our commitment to safety and health

The OHSAS 18001 certificate of MeteoGroup illustrates that we have implemented processes to effectively control risks to both our staff and customers to the world’s most recognized occupational health and safety management system standard. It ensures our employees, customers and stakeholders that we are committed to consistently managing and improving upon our health and safety risk management processes in conformance to the management standard, invest in staff training and are in compliance to relevant legislation.

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ISO 27001 – Our commitment to ensure that information is secure to the highest measures

Our customers and stakeholders deserve complete assurance that risks to information security are mitigated under strict management controls. By gaining our ISO 27001 certification we have demonstrated to take precautions against internal and external threats that could impact the security, integrity and accessibility of information and fully manage, monitor and assess these measures on a continuous basis.

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ISO 22301 – Our commitment to business continuity

By achieving the ISO 22301 certificate we have demonstrated that our services can be continued under all circumstances. Through our business continuity plans we are prepared for potential incidents and able to continue our operations in the event of company outages which can occur due to unexpected disruptions or disasters.

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MeteoGroup is proud to be recognized as a trusted partner and our certificates underline our commitment to delivering a trusted and respectful service to our clients. 

Board members

Rene Kern

Rene Kern

Chairman of the Board
Donat Rétif

Donat Rétif

Chief Executive Officer
Jean-Marie Arnould

Jean-Marie Arnould

Chief Financial Officer
Jan-Michiel Hessels

Jan-Michiel Hessels

Non-Executive Director
John Bernstein

John Bernstein

Non-Executive Director
Pierre Samec

Pierre Samec

Non-Executive Director

Management Team

Donat Rétif

Donat Rétif

Chief Executive Officer
Jean-Marie Arnould

Jean-Marie Arnould

Chief Financial Officer
David Porter

David Porter

Chief Operational Officer
Robbie Strickland

Robbie Strickland

Chief Technology Officer
Peter Ruchatz

Peter Ruchatz

Chief Product & Marketing Officer
Tracy Maraj

Tracy Maraj

Chief Human Resources Officer
Dennis Schulze

Dennis Schulze

Chief Meteorology Officer
Marc Chesover

Marc Chesover

Chief Revenue Officer