Legrand Legrand

Key figures

  • Sales :

    €4.5 bn

    in 2012

  • 38%
    of sales

    in new economies in 2012

  • 25%
    of sales

    in new business segments in 2012

  • 37%
    of sales

    from new products in 2012

  • Facilities in over

    70 countries

  • Products marketed in nearly

    180 countries

  • Over



    in 2012

  • Nearly


    catalog items

Solid performances in 2012 demonstrated, once again, the soundness of Legrand's self-financed business model and capacity to create value on a sustainable basis.



€ million

Adjusted operating margin*

% of sales

* From 2009, operating margin is adjusted for amortization of the revaluation of intangible assets and for expense/income relating to acquisitions and, if applicable, for impairment of goodwill. For 2008, operating margin is adjusted for amortization of revaluations of intangible assets related to the acquisition of Legrand France in2002 and impairment of goodwill.

Net income excluding minorities

€ million

Earnings per share

In €


Free cash flow

€ million

Dividend per share

In €

* Subject to approval at the General Meeting of shareholders on May 24, 2013.


2012 net sales by region


Share ownership at February 28, 2013



Sustainable development indicators

> Environmental indicators

ISO 14001 certified sites


CO2 emissions linked to energy consumption

in '000 tons of CO2 equivalent
* Assessment according to GHG protocol

Waste recovered


% of R&D units performing life cycle analyses



> social indicators

Breakdown of workforce


Risk assessment

% of Group workforce covered by formal risk assessments

Facts & Ficures

2012 facts and figures


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