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Saint-Gobain is a company that designs, manufactures, and distributes materials and solutions for the construction, mobility, healthcare, and industrial markets. It specializes in flat glass, thermal insulation, solar control, light transmission, interior decoration as well as bulletproof and fireproof glass areas. The company also offers gypsum and insulation, mortars, pipe systems for drinking water and sewage systems, steel products for highways and roadways, and more. In addition, it supplies ceramics raw materials used in a variety of markets.
TypePublic
Founded1665
HQCourbevoie, FR
Websitesaint-gobain.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)168,460(-6%)
Job Openings601
Revenue (FY, 2020)€38.1 B(-10%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)€61.3
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Saint-Gobain

Pierre-André de Chalendar

Pierre-André de Chalendar

Chairman
Benoit Bazin

Benoit Bazin

Chief Executing Officer
Patrick Dupin

Patrick Dupin

Senior Vice-President, CEO Northern Europe Region
Guillaume Texier

Guillaume Texier

Senior Vice-President, CEO Southern Europe, Middle East and Africa Region
Mark Rayfield

Mark Rayfield

Senior Vice-President, CEO North America Region
Benoît D'Iribarne

Benoît D'Iribarne

Senior Vice-President, Technology & Industrial Performance
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Saint-Gobain Office Locations

Saint-Gobain has offices in Courbevoie, Blois, Burlington, Logan and in 80 other locations
Courbevoie, FR (HQ)
12 Place de l'Iris
Blois, FR
27 - 35 Rue de la Vall. Maillard
Courbevoie, FR
Les Miroirs 18, avenue d'Alsace 92400
Somerton, AU
60 Hume Hwy
Minsk, BY
Ulitsa Levkova 41
São Paulo, BR
Av. Santa Marina, 482 - Água Branca
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Saint-Gobain Financials and Metrics

Saint-Gobain Revenue

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Saint-Gobain's revenue was reported to be €38.13 b in FY, 2020 which is a 10.4% decrease from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (H1, 2021)

22.1b

Gross profit (H1, 2021)

6.1b

Gross profit margin (H1, 2021), %

27.5%

Net income (H1, 2021)

1.3b

EBITDA (H1, 2021)

3.2b

EBIT (H1, 2021)

2.4b

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

32.1b

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

61.3

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

6.6b

EV

39.6b
Saint-Gobain's current market capitalization is €32.1 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

41.8b42.6b38.1b

Revenue growth, %

2%2%(10%)

Cost of goods sold

31.2b31.7b28.6b

Gross profit

10.6b10.9b9.5b
Half Year
EURH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

21.7b17.8b22.1b

Cost of goods sold

16.1b13.6b16.0b

Gross profit

5.6b4.2b6.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

26%23%27%
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

2.7b5.0b8.4b

Accounts Receivable

5.0b4.8b4.6b

Inventories

6.3b6.2b5.4b

Current Assets

16.4b17.8b20.1b
Half Year
EURH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

3.9b7.1b6.6b

Accounts Receivable

6.1b5.1b6.0b

Inventories

6.5b5.9b5.9b

Current Assets

19.2b19.7b20.6b
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

497.0m1454.0t489.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

3.2b1525.0t2.9b

Inventories

(418.0m)(55.0t)410.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

2.5b3804.0t4.7b
Half Year
EURH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Net Income

714.0t(433.0m)1.3b

Depreciation and Amortization

795.0t1.3b1.1b

Inventories

(370.0t)129.0m(575.0m)

Accounts Payable

6.8b
EURFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

230.1k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.4 x
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Saint-Gobain Operating Metrics

FY, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019H1, 2020FY, 2020

Claims Settled

4.3 k1.2 k4.24 k1.74 k1.75 k

Outstanding Claims

32.6 k32.7 k32.87 k173174

Claims Paid

$67 m$69 m$79.6 m$20.6 m$22.5 m

New Claims

2.6 k1.3 k2.6 k
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Saint-Gobain Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
StrikolithSeptember 02, 2020
Continental Building ProductsFebruary 03, 2020$1.4 b
High Tech Metal SealsDecember 31, 2019
SonexDecember 26, 2019
Mortars Division of the Celima groupOctober 16, 2019
PritexMay 28, 2019
Knauf MexicoApril 24, 2019
American Seal and Engineering CoFebruary 01, 2019
HKOAugust 01, 2018
Micro HydraulicsApril 13, 2018
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Saint-Gobain Revenue Breakdown

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Saint-Gobain revenue breakdown by business segment: 32.8% from Northern Europe, 14.6% from Americas, 31.9% from Southern Europe - ME & Africa, 16.8% from High Performance Solutions and 3.9% from Other

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Saint-Gobain Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

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Saint-Gobain Online and Social Media Presence

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Saint-Gobain Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    78/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    76/100

  • Compensation

    A

    79/100

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Saint-Gobain News and Updates

First earnings for Trucknet Enterprise from the system it developed; Saint-Gobain Romania will continue to use the platform developed by Trucknet as a paying client

EILAT, Israel, Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Trucknet Enterprise (TASE: TRAN), a company that developed a platform enabling smart matching between available space in trucks with cargo (for haulage) for improving efficiency and profitability for companies, announced today that...

US Vanadium secures feedstock , acquires Arkansas processing plant from Saint Gobain

US Vanadium secures feedstock , acquires Arkansas processing plant from Saint Gobain

Saint-Gobain Life Sciences Acquires Equflow B.V.

Saint-Gobain Life Sciences announced today the acquisition of Equflow B.V., located in Oss, Netherlands.

First-half 2021 results

Saint-Gobain announces its first-half 2021 results

Deep-Tech Startup Tvasta Collaborates With Saint Gobain To Develop India’s First 3D-Printed ‘Doffing Units’ To Protect Frontline Healthcare Workers

Chennai9: Deep tech startup Tvasta Manufacturing Solutions, founded by IIT Madras Alumni, has collaborated with Saint-Gobain, a leading multinational company, to develop a 3D-printed Doffing Unit to protect India’s healthcare workers in the frontlines against COVID-19. Two Doffings Units have alread…

Norton Saint-Gobain Abrasives Expands Farécla Products

Norton | Saint-Gobain Abrasives (Worcester, MA) has introduced over ten new Farécla compounds and wool pads. The expanded Farécla line of polishing compounds and surface finishing products are designed for a range of industrial markets, with success in marine and composite applications. The Farécla …
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Saint-Gobain Blogs

Saint-Gobain divests Distribution businesses in Spain

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LECA International invest in additional production capacity in Estonia

LECA, a Saint-Gobain Group manufacturer of expanded clay, is investing €2.5 million in Estonia to reopen its Häädemeeste plant due to solid perspectives in the construction market. This plant – closed in 2007 – will be back in operation end 2022. in order to modernize the industrial processes a…

The winners of the 16th edition of the Saint-Gobain “Multi Comfort” international student competition

multi_confort1.jpg Saint-Gobain has awarded the prizes for the 16th edition of its "Multi Comfort" international student competition. This year, the challenge was to convert the post-industrial area of the Coignet company in Saint-Denis (France) a living, learn…

Saint-Gobain cancels 5.7 million shares

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Saint-Gobain announces the winners of the 16th edition of its “Multi Comfort” international student competition

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Saint-Gobain Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Saint-Gobain founded?

    Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665.

  • Who are Saint-Gobain key executives?

    Saint-Gobain's key executives are Pierre-André de Chalendar, Benoit Bazin and Patrick Dupin.

  • How many employees does Saint-Gobain have?

    Saint-Gobain has 168,460 employees.

  • What is Saint-Gobain revenue?

    Latest Saint-Gobain annual revenue is €38.1 b.

  • What is Saint-Gobain revenue per employee?

    Latest Saint-Gobain revenue per employee is €226.3 k.

  • Who are Saint-Gobain competitors?

    Competitors of Saint-Gobain include Guardian Glass, Armstrong World Industries and Sisecam.

  • Where is Saint-Gobain headquarters?

    Saint-Gobain headquarters is located at 12 Place de l'Iris, Courbevoie.

  • Where are Saint-Gobain offices?

    Saint-Gobain has offices in Courbevoie, Blois, Burlington, Logan and in 80 other locations.

  • How many offices does Saint-Gobain have?

    Saint-Gobain has 90 offices.