Frenchindustrialgroup historically based inLimogesin theLimousin region.
In terms of sales, the firm is a world leader in products and systems for
electrical installations and information networks.
In 2011, Legrand was the largest globally for switches and
sockets, with 20% of the global market, and it was also globally largest in
cable management (15% of the global market), generating 75% of itsturnoverinternationally. The company is market
leader in at least one of its main areas of business in 27 countries. It ranks
second in India for sales of switches and sockets, and ranks first for
miniature circuit breakers (MCBs) and distribution boards (DBs).