PRIVATE COMPANY; YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1865
REVENUE: $686 million
Industrial coatings; Coil coatings; Consumer design finishes
Boris Gorella, CEO; Karsten Eller, COO; Olivier Laune, CFO; Judith Jungmann, CHRO; Christophe Sabas, president CC EA&A; Paul Menezes, president CC A&ME; Christian Vogel, president industrial coatings.
The Beckers Group is a leading worldwide supplier of industrial coatings and the global market leader in coil coatings. Beckers is focused on developing sustainable coatings – its vision is to become the most sustainable industrial coatings company in the world. The organization is global, ensuring fast service to customers from 24 locations in 18 countries with worldwide approximately 1,800 employees.
Beckers achieved the EcoVadis gold standard for the second time with an improved score. It also moved to new premises in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Beckers recently announced that it will increase prices for its main coil and industrial coatings product groups by up to eight percent globally. Increases will be implemented in the first quarter of 2020, or as permitted by contract. Beckers Group’s CEO Boris Gorella cited the need to counteract the effects of inflation as the key reason for the price increase.