About Us

This is General Cable.
One Company: Connecting the World.

Prysmian Group is world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry. With almost 140 years of experience, sales exceeding €11 billion (pro-forma as of 31.12.2017), about 30,000 employees in over 50 countries and 112 plants, the Group is strongly positioned in high-tech markets and offers the widest possible range of products, services, technologies and know-how. It operates in the businesses of underground and submarine cables and systems for power transmission and distribution, of special cables for applications in many different industries and of medium and low voltage cables for the construction and infrastructure sectors. For the telecommunications industry, the Group manufactures cables and accessories for voice, video and data transmission, offering a comprehensive range of optical fibres, optical and copper cables and connectivity systems. Prysmian is a public company, listed on the Italian Stock Exchange in the FTSE MIB index.

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Vision & Values

With a focus on our strengths, we are building stronger connections between our people and with our customers.  Together we are General Cable.

Ethics & Compliance

Our Ethics & Compliance program will enable us to advance our never-ending mission to earn and maintain the trust of our customers, employees, shareholders and stakeholders.

Corporate Governance

Our business is conducted by our employees, managers and officers under the direction of the Chief Executive Officer and the guidance of the Board to enhance the long-term value of the company for our shareholders.

Global Reach

Our employees serve our customers through a global network of manufacturing facilities in our core markets, with sales representation and distribution worldwide. We are One Company Connecting the World.

Our History

General Cable embodies a pioneering spirit and passion for innovation that spans more than 170 years of continuous change and progress.

Corporate Social Responsibility

We are committed to creating shared value for our company, including our employees, shareholders and stakeholders, and the communities we serve and operate in, through sustainability, health and safety, citizenship and innovation.