Akzo Nobel

Akzo Nobel

“Women on Wings came to AkzoNobel explaining their mission and their intention to help woman in India to set up a business. Their idea to do something with colour and paint was so genuine and mission-driven that it was easy for us to take the decision to support them.”
Tex Gunning, board of management and executive committee member Akzo Nobel, responsible for Decorative Paints

AkzoNobel is one of the world’s leading industrial companies and is the largest global paints and coatings company. Based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, AkzoNobel make and supply a wide range of paints, coatings and specialty chemicals. As a major producer of specialty chemicals AkzoNobel supply industries worldwide with quality ingredients for life’s essentials. AkzoNobel is passionate about introducing new ideas and developing sustainable answers for our customers.

“In order to reach our goal of one million jobs for women in rural India, we have a strong focus on job creating business models in textile and food & agri.”

Ellen Tacoma
Co-founder at Women on Wings

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