Largest European companies based on number of employees 2017

Largest European companies based on number of employees worldwide in 2017

Largest European companies based on number of employees 2017 This statistic presents the largest European companies, based on the number of people they have employed worldwide as of 2017. The German car manufacturer, Volkswagen employs over 640 thousand people worldwide, making it the largest European-based employer in the world. Six of the fifteen companies in this statistic are from Germany, the most of any country.
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Largest European companies based on number of employees worldwide in 2017

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Number of employees worldwide
Volkswagen (Germany)642,292
Compass Group (United Kingdom)588,112
Deutsche Post DHL (Germany)472,208
Gazprom (Russia)469,600
Accenture (Ireland)425,000
Bosch Group (Germany)402,166
Carrefour (France)378,923
Siemans (Germany)372,000
Edeka Zentrale (Germany)369,000
Auchan Holding (France)341,349
Tesco (United Kingdom)327,916
Nestle (Switzerland)323,000
Rosneft Oil (Russia)318,000
Deutsche Bahn (Germany)310,935
Sberbank (Russia)310,277
Number of employees worldwide
Volkswagen (Germany)642,292
Compass Group (United Kingdom)588,112
Deutsche Post DHL (Germany)472,208
Gazprom (Russia)469,600
Accenture (Ireland)425,000
Bosch Group (Germany)402,166
Carrefour (France)378,923
Siemans (Germany)372,000
Edeka Zentrale (Germany)369,000
Auchan Holding (France)341,349
Tesco (United Kingdom)327,916
Nestle (Switzerland)323,000
Rosneft Oil (Russia)318,000
Deutsche Bahn (Germany)310,935
Sberbank (Russia)310,277
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This statistic presents the largest European companies, based on the number of people they have employed worldwide as of 2017. The German car manufacturer, Volkswagen employs over 640 thousand people worldwide, making it the largest European-based employer in the world. Six of the fifteen companies in this statistic are from Germany, the most of any country.
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