UL

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is a global safety science company focused on the safety, security, and sustainability of products, organizations, and supply chains. Its suite of offerings includes testing, inspection, auditing, certification, training, advisory and risk management services, and software solutions. The company serves the automotive and mobility, buildings and construction, energy and utilities, financial services and payments, healthcare and life sciences, government services, retail, and other industries.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1894
    HQNorthbrook, IL, US
    Websiteul.com
    Employee Ratings3.5
    Overall CultureA+

    Locations

    UL is headquartered in
    Northbrook, United States

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    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)11,730(-2%)
    Cybersecurity ratingAMore

    Key People/Management at UL

    Jennifer Scanlon

    Jennifer Scanlon

    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
    Linda Chapin

    Linda Chapin

    Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
    Jason Fischer

    Jason Fischer

    Executive Vice President and President, Enterprise and Advisory
    Lynn Hancock

    Lynn Hancock

    Executive Vice President and Chief Transformation Officer
    Sajeev Jesudas

    Sajeev Jesudas

    Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
    Jackie McLaughlin

    Jackie McLaughlin

    Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer
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    UL Office Locations

    UL has offices in Northbrook, Agoura Hills, Albany, Allentown and in 120 other locations
    Northbrook, IL, US (HQ)
    333 Pfingsten Rd
    Agoura Hills, CA, US
    28632 Roadside Dr #275Agoura
    Albany, NY, US
    463 New Karner Rd
    Allentown, PA, US
    1275 Glenlivet Dr
    Allentown, PA, US
    7036 Snowdrift Rd #200AllentownPennsylvania
    Atlanta, GA, US
    1945 The Exchange SE
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    UL Financials and Metrics

    Summary Metrics

    Founding Date

    1894

    UL Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    A

    90/100

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    UL Online and Social Media Presence

    Embed Graph

    UL Company Culture

    • Overall Culture

      A+

      78/100

    • CEO Rating

      A+

      84/100

    • Compensation

      A-

      76/100

    • Diversity

      A+

      79/100

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    UL Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was UL founded?

      UL was founded in 1894.

    • Who are UL key executives?

      UL's key executives are Jennifer Scanlon, Linda Chapin and Jason Fischer.

    • How many employees does UL have?

      UL has 11,730 employees.

    • Who are UL competitors?

      Competitors of UL include Bureau Veritas, SGS and Tüv Süd.

    • Where is UL headquarters?

      UL headquarters is located at 333 Pfingsten Rd, Northbrook.

    • Where are UL offices?

      UL has offices in Northbrook, Agoura Hills, Albany, Allentown and in 120 other locations.

    • How many offices does UL have?

      UL has 161 offices.