YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1968
REVENUE: $200 million
• Wood coatings
• Marine coatings
Alexandre Cenacchi, chairman of the board.
Renner Sayerlack S.A. manufactures and distributes wood finishing and marine coatings and paints. It is the largest and most specialized wood coating company in Latin America. Formerly known as Sayerlack, it changed its name to Renner Sayerlack S.A. in January 2001 after the merger of Tintas Renner and Sayerlack Industria Brasileira de Vernizes. The company was founded in 1968 and is based in Cajamar, Brazil. With sales estimated in the $132 million range, Renner Sayerlack claims to control approximately 50 percent of the Brazilian wood finishing market, as the largest player in the segment in Latin America. The company’s primary wood finishes manufacturing facility is in Cajamar, Sao Paulo state, and it operates another in Minerbio, Italy.