Freudenberg thrives on diversity. Around the world, employees from many different cultures work productively together. Despite their diversity, however, there is one thing that they all have in common – whether they live and work in Shanghai, Rio de Janeiro or Berlin. Throughout the world, Freudenberg’s values provide a solid basis for cooperation, both within the Group and with other companies. In the course of more than 165 years of corporate history, these values have become a deeply embedded culture. They provide clarity for our employees, reliability for our business partners and coherence for the entire Group. Customer value, a culture of innovation, leadership, trust, respect, responsibility and long-term orientation: wherever we are in the world, these are the values that Freudenberg lives every day.