Who we are

As the worldwide leader in the cable industry, Prysmian Group helps people across the globe access the energy and information they need. For over 130 years, we’ve been helping them achieve remarkable things in their communities – and beyond. It’s innovative solutions that drive our business. Drawing on state-of-the-art technology and the ability to look at problems in a whole new way, our teams and their close relationships with our customers are the secret of our success.
Our business operates three major commercial brands – Prysmian, Draka and General Cable. In energy we design, produce, distribute and install cables and systems for the transmission and distribution of power at low, medium, high and extra-high voltage. In telecoms, we are a leading manufacturer of all types of copper and fiber cables, systems and accessories – covering voice, video and data transmission.
+50 countries
112 plants
30,000 people
11€B annual sales
25 R&D centres

Things we believe in

Our Vision

We believe in the effective, efficient and sustainable supply of Energy and information as a primary driver in the development of communities.

Our Mission

We provide our customers worldwide with superior cable solutions based on state-of-the-art technology and consistent excellence in execution, ultimately delivering sustainable growth and profit.

Our Values


Good isn’t good enough. We combine rigour and entrepreneurship to deliver innovative all-round solutions.


When it comes to ethics, no challenge is too big, or too small, if it means doing things right.


We have a keen respect for different opinions and ideas, and a strong focus on customer needs.