Henkel AG & Co. KGaA is a German chemical and consumer goods company headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany. It is a multinational company active both in the consumer and industrial sector. Founded in 1876, the DAX 30 company is organized into three globally operating business units and is known for brands such as Loctite, Persil, Fa, Dial and Purex, amongst others.
In the fiscal year 2020, Henkel reported sales of over 19 billion euros and an operating profit of 2.019 billion euros. More than 80 percent of its 52,950 employees work outside of Germany.