Pierre Fabre (France)
The Pierre Fabre company’s main shareholder is a government-recognized public-interest foundation (by decree dated 6 April 1999): the Pierre Fabre Foundation.In 2008, Mr. Pierre Fabre had already donated the majority of his stake in the company to the Foundation. He completed this donation by making the latter his sole legatee. The Foundation now holds 86% of the shares in Pierre Fabre SA, through the Group’s controlling company Pierre Fabre Participations (PFP).8,3% of the remaining shares are held by Pierre Fabre employees (through the employee stock ownership plan set up in 2005) and 5,7% is held as treasury stock (shares held by the company itself).
As dermo-cosmetics inventors, we propose innovative skin care and hair care solutions following a sacrosanct principle: beauty rooted in ethics.Backed by a pharmaceutical laboratory, the key to our scientific excellence, we design our dermo-cosmetic treatments according to the most rigorous criteria for efficacy and safety. We have acquired cutting-edge expertise, particularly in natural substances, hydrotherapy in dermatology, biotechnologies, and sterile cosmetics.Recommended by health care professionals, our dermo-cosmetic treatments are administered by staff trained in our beauty ethics approach, thus guaranteeing individually tailored solutions.As specialists in dermatological therapy with Pierre Fabre Dermatologie, we are no. 1 in Europe and no. 2 globally on the dermo-cosmetics market, with sales of over €1 billion across 130 countries, and a portfolio of 10 complementary brands.