LafargeHolcim is the leading global construction materials and solutions company
Share capital (09/30/2019) 9.3 %
Voting rights (09/30/2019) 9.3 %
Stake value (09/30/2019) € 2,584 M
Dividend (12/31/2018) € 97.1 M
Investment year
2006
Business area
Construction materials
Employees
75,000
Registered office
Zurich, Switzerland
 
Profile

LafargeHolcim, the product of the merger between Lafarge and Holcim, made official in July 2015, is the world leader in construction materials. The company offers the most innovative cement, concrete, and aggregates solutions to meet its customers' needs.

The group employs around 81,000 persons in over 80 countries and has a balanced presence in developing and mature markets.

Portfolio value 09/30/2019
13.4 %
Net dividends 12/31/2018
21.5 %
Investment case

The building materials industry is supported by:

  • Increasing urbanization
  • Demand for sustainable construction
  • Rising living standards, driving quality housing and infrastructure needs

LafargeHolcim is well positioned to address those megatrends:

  • Leader in the building material sector
  • Portfolio exposed towards the most promising regions in terms of growth
  • Improving operating performance and strength of the balance sheet
  • Board of Directors 2/10*
  • Nomination, Compensation & Governance Committee 1/5*
  • Audit Committee 1/4*