This isHenkel GCC


Building on a strong legacy of more than 145 years, we are leading the way to reimagine and improve life every day. Today and for generations to come. Through our innovative and sustainable brands and technologies, across our teams around the world.

Henkel holds leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses: Our portfolio includes well-known hair care products, laundry detergents, fabric softeners as well as adhesives, sealants, and functional coatings.

Who We Are and What Drives Us



Our purpose "Pioneers at heart for the good of generations" unites what we stand for, how we work, and forms the basis for our strategy.

The pioneering spirit of our company founder, Fritz Henkel, is what continues to differentiate us and unites Henkel employees worldwide. The ambition and motivation to work together on the solutions of tomorrow. Today. Every day. We do this not only for ourselves, but also for future generations, because we share a common responsibility.

Henkel in GCC

Henkel in the GCC was established in 1998 and has since grown rapidly with over 1,600 employees representing over 40 nationalities and building a strong, talented local and multinational work force.

With regional headquarters based in Dubai (UAE), Henkel also operates two  innovation centers (R&D) for the region in Dubai (UAE), two plants in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) for Laundry & Home Care products, one plant in UAE for Adhesives Technologies and the ASK Academy for professional hairdresser trainings in Dubai (UAE). Henkel in GCC covers all three business sectors: Adhesive Technologies, Laundry & Home Care and Beauty Care.

Henkel’s brands and technologies are used in many different applications and industries and is the name behind many well-known brands such as Loctite, Pattex, Schwarzkopf, Dac, Persil and Fa.

Focused on catering to the specific needs of the region, Henkel in GCC continues to introduce regionally relevant leading products that are better suited to the preferences and requirements of the local consumer. Some of these products are:

  • Persil Abaya Shampoo
  • Persil White for white thobes
  • Dac Disinfectant
  • Fa – Oud Elixir Soap and Deodorant
  • Gliss – Restore and Refresh for the needs of veiled hair

Our Businesses



We are a global leader for adhesives, sealants, and functional coatings – for industrial applications as well as for consumers and craftsmen.

Consumer Brands

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Consumer Brands is our business unit covering consumer brands and products in the areas of Laundry & Home Care and Hair. 

Our Stories