AlliedBarton and Universal Services of America Finalize Merger, Creating the Leading Security Services Company in North America

Wendel renews its partnership with the Centre Pompidou-Metz for a further five years

2016 Annual General Meeting

Wednesday June 1, 2016

Completion of the sale of 5.3% of Saint-Gobain’s share capital and successful issue of a ca. €500m exchangeable bond

A strong tradition of entrepreneurship supporting long-term investing

Wendel, long-term investor

Our portfolio 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
  • Industrial bakery equipment
  • Diversified insurance leader in Africa
  • Design of embedded electronic systems
  • Design and manufacture of trochoid pumps and hydraulic motors

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.