Successfully merging

Prysmian & General Cable


In 2017, Prysmian Group and General Cable Corporation announced a merger agreement under which Prysmian will acquire General Cable. General Cable will be Prysmian Group’s third commercial brand, alongside Prysmian and Draka.

Fabrizio Rutschmann


The merger with General Cable:

  • Enhances Prysmian Group's worldwide leadership.
  • Ensures extended worldwide presence.
  • Provides wider product portfolio and solutions.
  • Combines management expertise and best practices leveraging on human capital talents.
  • Increases capability to exploit global trends.

Discover more about the new company

Prysmian Group’s underlying brands – Prysmian, General Cable and Draka - offer the most comprehensive selection of cable products, systems and installation capabilities. The new organization will help Prysmian protect its Business, stay focused on value creation, foster accountability and grasp cultural differences.


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