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With more than 6,000 people across 80 countries, Hempel is a truly global company with a strong local presence. At Hempel we never stand still, united by our promise to deliver trusted coating solutions.

Our employees enjoy varied, challenging career paths which offer opportunity and teamwork across borders.
As innovators, we value diversity and actively seek people who think differently and find ways to do things even better tomorrow than we do them today. We know that equal opportunity creates business value and helps to drive growth.
And we do everything in our power to develop and retain our skilled people.

About us

Every day, our customers trust us to protect their most valuable assets with the highest levels of care and performance.

Each detail matters. Every coat counts. That’s why we are there every step of the way. We  support through products and services that lengthen the lifespan of ships, bridges, buildings and more while improving environmental performance too.

Since we started in 1915 we have grown rapidly, moving into new markets and segments. Our success is down to our 6,000+ employees all over the world, all driven by a shared ambition to do better.

Take a closer look at our business

Take a closer look at our business

Watch our film and learn more about Hempel

Our corporate movie for Hempel A/S showing each segment and the many functions of our company around the world.

The Hempel Foundation

The Hempel Foundation is the sole owner of the Hempel Group. It is a commercial foundation, who’s primary purpose is to provide and maintain a solid economic base for the Hempel Group. The Foundation's secondary purpose is a social and charitable one: To provide assistance for cultural, social, humanitarian, scientific and artistic purposes, with a special focus on education for children in need and research in environmentally sustainable technologies in the coating industry.