Letter to shareholders

October 2017 

A strong tradition of entrepreneurship supporting long-term investing

2017 First-half results

Thursday September 7, 2017

The Wendel International Center for Family Enterprise

Japanorama. A new vision on art since 1970

Wendel, long-term investor

Our porfolio of promising, diversified companies

The companies in the Wendel Group are leaders in their industries and use innovation as the cornerstone of their development.

  • Certification and verification
  • Production, transformation and distribution of building materials
  • IHS
    Mobile telephone infrastructures in Africa
  • Flexible packaging and labels
  • Security services
  • Manufacture and distribution of paints
  • High-performance coatings and leather-finishing products
  • High-performance plastics packaging
  • Facilities services
  • Industrial bakery equipment
  • Diversified insurance leader in Africa
  • Design of embedded electronic systems
  • Development of shopping malls in Africa
  • Design and manufacture of trochoid pumps and hydraulic motors

310
years of history

Founded in the east of France (Lorraine region) in 1704,
the Wendel Group developed its business over more than 300 years
in diverse industrial sectors, mainly steelmaking.