We are Nexans, we electrify the future.

Electrification is in our DNA

For over 120 years, Nexans has played a crucial role in the electrification of the planet and has been committed to electrifying the future. Today, Nexans renews its ties with its DNA and goes beyond cables to offer more value to its customers with a complete service that leverages digital technology to maximize the performance and efficiency of their critical assets. Nexans is a key driver for the world’s transition to a more connected and sustainable energy future.

The Group designs solutions and services along the entire value chain in three main business areas: Generation & Transmission (covering offshore wind farms, subsea interconnections, land high voltage …), Distribution & Usages (including utilities, buildings, emobility …), Industry & Solutions Projects, Harnesses and Telecom Infra.

€6.5 Bn

Standard sales in 2023

€665 M



countries with industrial footprint



Our strategy: from a generalist cable manufacturer to pure electrification player

The electrification market represents 65% of the world cable market and is expected to grow by +4.3% per annum over the next 10 years driven by key growth trends: changing lifestyles and growing energy consumption, demand for sustainable energies, grid modernization and protection. The world is becoming more electric and carbon neutral. Likewise, our scope of customer needs are changing from cables to systems and interconnected solutions.

Convinced that remaining a generalist will be more a weakness than a strength, Nexans intends to become a pure electrification player.

Discover our strategy
nexans strategy, electrify the world
E3, Nexans management model, Christopher Guerin
E3: A new management model in a world in permacrisis

E3 is a performance model developed by Nexans that builds profitability without growth by ending the silos between Economy, Environment, and Engagement.

It is the new basis on which to evaluate projects and make decisions on CAPEX and OPEX that now have to be E3 compatible to be launched.

Find out more about E3

Our commitments

Corporate Social Responsibility is a guiding principle of Nexans’ business activities and internal practices. In 2013 Nexans was the first cable provider to create a Foundation supporting sustainable initiatives bringing access to energy to disadvantaged communities worldwide.

The Group’s commitment to developing ethical, sustainable and high-quality cables also drives its active involvement within leading industry associations, including Europacable, the NEMA, ICF and CIGRE.

The living history of Nexans

Nexans is proud of its long-lasting history of over 120 years of innovation, flagship projects and international growth. A destiny that we owe to two remarkable personalities: François Borel, genius inventor, and Edouard Berthoud, brilliant industrialist.

With over a century of experience, major achievements, pioneering inventions, and 3 industrial revolutions, the Group has never stopped building the future of electricity and will continue for the years to come.

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“ Tomorrow's world must be thought, defined and imagined by now, at all levels and embracing all challenges we have to face. A new world for a new Nexans: we are ready for it. ”

Christopher Guérin, Nexans CEO

The Executive Committee primary role is to define the strategy, the resources allocation and Nexans’ organization. It is in charge of the proper process of the management of the Group.
Executive Committee →

Find out the members of Nexans Board of Directors Accounts, Audit and Risk Committee Compensation Committee Appointments and Corporate Governance Committee Strategy and Sustainable Development Committee.
Corporate Governance →

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