Company profile

Saint-Gobain is one of the world leaders in the production and distribution of construction materials. Net sales break down by activity as follows:
  • distribution of materials (46.4%; No. 1 in Europe): owns a network of over 4,100 outlets at the end of 2018 (primarily the names Point.P and Lapeyre in France, Jewson and Graham in the United Kingdom, Raab Karcher in Germany, Dahl in Scandinavia and Telhanorte in Brazil);
  • manufacturing of construction products (28.6%): exterior products (PVC and façade products, asphalted shingles, etc.), insulation (glass wools, insulating foams, metal ceilings, etc.) and ductwork, industrial mortars, and gypsum materials;
  • manufacturing of glass (13.4%): plate glass, automobile windows, specialty glass (fire and nuclear protection glasses, etc.). The group also transforms and distributes building glass;
  • manufacturing of high performance materials (11.6%): ceramic products (No. 1 worldwide in thermal and mechanical applications for ceramics) and plastics (No. 1 worldwide), abrasive products (No. 1 worldwide) and reinforcing materials (No. 1 worldwide in wire of glass).
Net sales (including intra-group) are distributed geographically as follows: France (24.9%), Europe (41.7%), North America (12.6%) and other (20.8%).

Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 06 Aug 2019
Key Executives
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Pierre André de Chalendar
Deputy CEO Benoît Bazin
Executive Vice President Patrick Dupin
Executive Vice President Javier Ginemo
Executive Vice President Laurent Guillot
Executive Vice President Thomas Kinisky
Executive Vice President Claire Pedini
Executive Vice President Guillaume Texier
Company Secretary Antoine Vignial
Chief Financial Officer Sreedhar N
VP, Communication Laurence Pernot
Director Research & Development Armand Ajdari
Human Resources Director Claire Pedini
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 06 Aug 2019
Key figures
Millenium 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Net sales 41.774.000 40.810.000 39.093.000 39.623.000 41.054.000
Income from ordinary activities 41.774.000 40.810.000 39.093.000 39.623.000 41.054.000
Operating income 798.000 2.511.000 2.304.000 1.294.000 2.209.000
Cost (net) of financial indebtedness -278.000 -275.000 -349.000 -419.000 -485.000
Equity-accounted companies' contribution to results 5.000
Net profit from discontinued activities 929.000
Net income 497.000 1.625.000 1.352.000 1.346.000 1.000.000
Net income (Group share) 420.000 1.566.000 1.311.000 1.295.000 953.000
Fiscal year end 12,18 12,17 12,16 12,15 12,14
Length of fiscal year (month) 12 12 12 12 12
Currency & Unit EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands
Account Standards
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Shareholder information
Fonds du Plan d Epargne 8,00 %
BlackRock Inc 4,90 %
Wendel 3,50 %
Group-owned stock 0,40 %
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 31 May 2019

Address

Saint-Gobain

Les Miroirs 18 Avenue d'Alsace
FR-92400 Courbevoie
France
Phone number: +33 (0)1 74 62 33 33
Fax: +33
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 06 Aug 2019

Contact

Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 06 Aug 2019