Corporate Profile

Marel is the leading global provider of advanced processing systems and services to the Poultry, Meat and Fish industries. We offer the convenience of a single source to meet every need.

Our state-of-the-art equipment and systems help food processors of all sizes, in all markets, to operate at peak productivity.

Our team is comprised of approximately 5,500 employees worldwide, offices and subsidiaries in over 30 countries across six continents, and a network of more than 100 agents and distributors.



The Marel brand

Over the years, a number of brands have come together to make Marel what it is today. We have now combined all the brands into one, to make a stronger partner for our customers.

Read more



Our vision

In partnership with our customers we are transforming the way food is processed. Our vision is of a world where quality food is produced sustainably and affordably.



Marel’s Board of Directors is committed to good corporate governance and ethical business practices that promote the long-term interest of shareholders and help build trust in the company. The Board members are elected at each Annual General Meeting for a term of one year.

View profiles

Marel's executive team consist of twelve experienced and highly qualified Marel Managing Directors.

View profiles

Marel’s organizational structure supports our goal of becoming a simpler, smarter and faster company.

View organizational chart



Corporate governance

Marel is committed to the general principles of good corporate governance. With its headquarters in Reykjavik, Icelandic law and the company’s corporate governance framework determine the duties of the various bodies within the company.

Read more


Corporate Social Responsibility

In 2015, Marel devised an action plan to tackle the most important Corporate Social Responsibility issues within the company.

Read more


Our values

Marel has defined core values that are fundamental to the company’s long-term success and represent the standards under which everyone at Marel works.

Read more



Marel is proud of its multinational heritage. We trace our roots as far back as the 1930s and across several countries.

Read more



In line with Marel’s corporate social responsibility approach, animal welfare is high on the agenda when it comes to research and development in the company.

Read more