«The digitalisation and electrification is fundamentally changing Europe´s infrastructure needs. Cables will be key. Through Europacable, our industry works to enable this revolution in Brussels and across Europe.»
Founded in 1991, Europacable is the voice of all leading European wire and cable producers. Europacable members include the largest cable makers in the world providing global technology leadership, as well as highly specialized small- and medium sized businesses from across Europe. The product scope of our members covers the full range of energy and communication cables.
With our future being ever more electrified and digitalised, high-quality cables will be the core backbone of Europe´s energy and telecommunication infrastructures. Europacable is proud to represent the producers of these high performance products at European level.
Globally our members employ over 80.000 people of which more than 50% in Europe generating a worldwide turnover over € 70 billion in 2020.
Our future will be ever more electrified and digitalised. Wire and cable products will be the core backbone of Europe´s future energy and communication infrastructures.
Against this background, Europacable is committed:
to be recognized as a fully transparent lobby organization, representing the wire and cable industry in relevant EU policy debates;
to be a trusted source of technical information on wire and cable products and to be actively engaged in relevant standardization processes;
to raise the visibility of the European cable and wire industry, a unique industry joining SMEs and globally operating firms, striving to secure Europe´s technology leadership.
As a non-profit association registered in Belgium, Europacable AISBL is governed by an Executive Board, elected by the membership. Four Board members represent the different Europacable Teams – Energy, Digital, Industry, HSE – and 2 Board members represent the SME membership. The Europacable Teams are supported by technical committees. A permanent special interest group works on Medium Voltage Accessories.
Any Europacable meeting or activity is conducted in strict coherence with EU Competition rules.
President and Vice Presidents
Mr. C. Guerin, CEO Nexans (President) Mrs. M. Cupiał-Zgryzek, CEO Tele-Fonika Kable (Vice President) Mr. A. Tremmel, Managing Partner SKB-Group (Vice President)
Europacable Executive Board
Mr. H. Nieman (Chairman) Mr. V. Dessale (Chairman Industry Team) Mr. M. Del Brenna (Chairman Energy Team) Mr. P. Vanhille (Chairman Digital Team) Mrs. S. Barbeau (Chairwoman HSE Team) Mr. F. Müller (Chairman TC Energy) Mr. A. Kara Mr. M. Nitschke Mr. M. Goblet (SME Representative) Mr. A. Tremmel (SME Representative)