Essilor is the world leader in the ophthalmic lenses industry with strong presence in more than 100 countries employing 50,700 people.
The success of the group is the result of a strategy that has been driven by innovation for more than 160 years. From design to manufacture, the group develops a wide range of lenses to correct and protect eyesight.
Its mission is to enable everyone in the world to see well using lenses tailored to their needs. The group therefore devotes 150 million euros a year on research and development to offer increasingly efficient products.
The advanced technologies and novelties that characterize Essilor products contributed to no.12 ranking of the most innovative corporations in Europe of the Forbes list (#68 in the world ranking).
“Seeing the world better” is Essilor’s mission that aims to improve people’s and societies’ quality of life through better vision.