Prysmian Group

Background information Prysmian Group is the Italian-based global leader in manufacturing and laying cables for the energy and telecommunications industries. The company was originally founded in 1879, as Pirelli Cavi e Sistemi. In 2005 the Pirelli group sold it to Goldman Sachs


Background information In 1872 Giovanni Battista Pirelli, a 24 year old engineer, created in Milan after his name the Italian rubber maker which would have become a global tire brand: Pirelli & C, the first ever Italian company to