Information about the company

About Us

FAKRO is a European company founded in Nowy Sacz, Poland where it is headquartered today. Since 1991, FAKRO has been and remains the most dynamic and fastest growing roof window manufacturer in the world, currently employing over 3000 people with 15% market share. We aim to supply the highest quality products to satisfy the demands of our customers from all over the world by placing the highest priority on security, safety, and value.

Today, FAKRO roof windows, skylights, and attic ladders are available globally in North America, Europe, Asia, South Africa, South America and Australia. 




Ryszard Florek is co-founder and the current president of FAKRO and is acknowledged for launching the production of roof windows in Poland.

FAKRO co-founder and the current president is Ryszard Florek

The FAKRO Group, which employs more than 3 300 people

  • is a global player and leader in roof window manufacturing with approximately 15% global market share

  • is staffed by over 3300 employees

  • manufactures all over the world occupying over 200 thousand square meters of production and office space

  • 200 thousand sq metres of production and office area (12 manufacturing companies all over the world)

  • distributes to 17 countries including the USA, Canada, England, France, Spain, Germany, Austria, Holland, Italy, Hungary, Russia, Ukraine, China, Latvia, Australia, and South Africa
  • has an extended distribution network in every country where there is a demand for roof windows

  • engages in modern research and development with over 100 product designers and engineers

  • holds many patents and patent pending solutions that make our consumers’ lives more comfortable


Product range

The continuing development of our products means expanding our line of roof windows and skylights to include:

  • wooden roof windows and skylights
  • flat-roof skylights
  • energy-efficient, thermo roof windows for passive homes
  • roof access (hatch) skylights


Our accessories and operating systems include:

  • internal and external blinds, internal and external roller shutters, and screens
  • automatic controls such as electrical- or solar-powered Z-wave Home Control
  • various flashings for different types of roofing materials
  • roofing membranes and underlays
  • installation accessories
  • solar collectors


Having launched a range of smart attic ladders several years ago, we now also specialize in attic access. Our line-up of smart attic ladders include:

  • three-section folding wooden and metal insulated and non-insulated versions
  • scissor metal attic ladders in insulated and fire-rated versions
  • suitable for tall ceiling heights, fire-rated, space-saving, and thermo-insulated versions


Product range