The world famous Clipsal brand is Australia's number one brand of electrical accessories. Established in 1920, Clipsal is also a market leader in data communications, industrial and home automation markets.
Comprising over 20,000 different lines, Clipsal's vast product range is manufactured at its head office in Bowden, South Australia as well as regional satellite factories in Nuriootpa and Strathalbyn. Satellite factories are located in Bankstown, NSW and Ringwood, Vic.
Responsible for employing over 2300 people Australia wide, Clipsal's current Executive General Manager is Simon C Gerard, the fourth generation of the Gerard family to guide the business.
In the export arena, Clipsal has met with great success and is now also the number one brand throughout Asia. In late 2003, the Clipsal brand joined Schneider Electric to become Clipsal Australia. With the backing of the world's biggest electrical company, Clipsal is now poised to be a major player in global markets and aims to be the number one ultra terminal brand name in the world within five years.