The world’s growing population seeks new solutions

People’s behaviours are changing towards new ways of living. Global communities are evolving at a dynamic speed of growth.

We believe it’s our responsibility to contribute to finding solutions for these challenges. Bekaert has always been a pioneer and we will continue to bring our expertise to make a positive difference for future generations. 

Our take on sustainability

  • How do we protect the planet?
  • What is acting with integrity?
  • What does people first mean?

Join us in our ambition to shape the way we live and move.

Yves Kerstens

Chief Executive Officer
Leading with a purpose

We strive to go above and beyond

  • What challenges do our customers face and will face?
  • What can we do differently and better?
  • How can we contribute to building a more sustainable environment?
  • Who can help us along the way?
  • Who can we help along the way?

Investor Relations

Our ambition is to create sustainable value for all our stakeholders. We commit to high performance as this allows us to return shareholder value to the investors who enable us to develop and grow our business.

Bekaert strengthens its offering in synthetic offshore lifting and mooring solutions  

As part of its growth strategy, Bekaert has acquired Bexco, one of the leading companies in synthetic ropes for lifting and mooring in offshore energy and marine applications. Bekaert already has significant experience in this field via its Bridon-Bekaert Ropes Group business unit, and now further strengthens its offering.   

By combining our expertise and capabilities in the offshore wind industry, we will create a global offshore rope solutions provider to support the offshore wind industry's future growth. This will ensure our commitment to fulfilling Bekaert's strategic promise of driving growth through sustainable solutions and practices that have a positive impact. 

Bekaert Integrated Annual Report 2023

Bekaert’s Integrated Annual Report 2023 provides material information on Bekaert for the year ending 31 December 2023. It offers a comprehensive view on how we create value for our stakeholders through the progress we make on financial and ESG-performance indicators. Our approach puts the value and impact we create, as a company, in a broader perspective:  beyond reporting, beyond financials, beyond tomorrow.

The report is available in English and Dutch. 

The full report can be accessed here:


On Thursday, 7 December 2023, Bekaert held a Capital Markets Day for institutional investors and analysts in London, at the Institution of Engineering and Technology. 

The event was hosted by members of Bekaert‘s senior leadership team including CEO, Yves Kerstens and CFO, Taoufiq Boussaid, who outlined our strategic priorities and prospects for the years ahead.

Imagine the power of diverse people around the world all thinking together.

Kerstin Artenberg

Chief Human Resources Officer
Dare to go beyond

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