Pirelli & C. SpA
Pirelli & C. SpA is the parent company, listed on the Italian stock exchange, of a multinational group with more than 135 years of industrial experience. Since its origins Pirelli has been a tyre company, but has diversified into various businesses over the years.
In the group’s core tyre business, Pirelli Tyre is the world’s fifth largest manufacturer in terms of revenue and world leader in the high end of the market. For over a century Pirelli has participated in motorsport competitions, from rally to Superbike, and starting from the 2011 season will be sole tyre supplier to Formula 1. The group has 20 factories located around the world and a commercial network in more than 160 countries. Pirelli Eco Technology, a company focusing on sustainable mobility and emissions control technology with production of particulate filters, rounds out the automotive part of the business. The group’s continuous research for sustainable development models can also be witnessed in Pirelli Ambiente, a company specialized in renewable energy, energy efficiency in construction and site remediation. The company also has businesses in telecommunications, with Pirelli Broadband Solutions, and real estate with Pirelli RE, renamed Prelios, one of the largest Italian and European real estate companies.