Panorama 2017

Sonepar is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in B-to-B distribution of electrical products, solutions and related services.

Who are we?

We are an independent, family-owned Group with global reach. Our job is to make life easier for our customers.

We span a variety of specialties in the B-to-B distribution of next-generation electrical products and solutions.

We are constantly expanding our product and service range so that we can meet our customers’ needs.

We support our customers as they develop their business, we work to strengthen our partnerships with suppliers, we invest in the skills and passion of our associates and we make sure they get to share in our success.

What enables us to grow our business is outstanding service, strong customer engagement and a pioneering approach that weds local, hands-on experience to global strategy.

We operate on the basis of shared values, rules of governance and principles of action, because sound, sustainable growth is our goal.

We intend to be, more than ever, “La Référence” in our industry.


Interviews - 2017 highlights

Chairman, Sonepar
Philippe Delpech Chief Executive Officer
François Poncet Chief Financial Officer
Dave Gabriel Chief Operating Officer

Local presence, global reach

Key figures 2017

21.6 billion € of sales
44,500 associates
44 countries
1 million order lines per day
2,800 branches
110 central distribution centers