Press Release

2019 Capital Markets Day

EssilorLuxottica is uniquely positioned to transform and accelerate the industry through its open business model

  • Integration well under way with progress in several areas and initial decisions taken to build a unified company
  • Long term revenue growth at mid-single digit excluding strategic acquisitions and the currency effect thanks to the balanced growth across all geographies and businesses along with a growing contribution from Direct-to-Consumer activities and Fast-Growing Markets1
  • Adjusted2 operating and net profit at constant exchange rates expected to grow faster than sales in the long term 

London, United Kingdom (September 25, 2019 – 7:00 pm CET) – EssilorLuxottica, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of ophthalmic lenses, frames and sunglasses, hosted its 2019 Capital Markets Day in London today, presenting its strategic vision, integration progress and long-term financial guidelines.

This is a milestone moment for EssilorLuxottica because we have successfully mapped out our go-forward strategy and initiated the first concrete moves of the integration. The teams are working well together, and we are fully energized about what the future holds, not just for us, but for the entire industry,” commented Francesco Milleri, Deputy Chairman – CEO of Luxottica Group.

"We are very pleased to have shared the first steps towards the unification of EssilorLuxottica today including our strategic vision for the eyecare and eyewear industry, our latest innovation and an update on our integration progress. I am increasingly confident in our future each time I see the dedication, talent and expertise of our strong teams around the world. Together, we will take great strides to bring better vision to the billions of people in need around the world,” added Laurent Vacherot, CEO of Essilor International.