Founded in 1876, Henkel operates globally with a diversified portfolio active in industrial and consumer businesses. Henkel Adhesive Technologies is the global leader in the adhesives market. In its Laundry & Home Care and Beauty Care businesses, Henkel holds leading positions in many markets and categories worldwide. In 2019, Henkel reported sales of more than €20 billion and adjusted operating profit of around €3.2 billion. Henkel employs more than 52,000 people globally and is a recognized leader in sustainability, with top positions in many international indices and rankings. Henkel’s preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX.