Expatriate Corporation Directory

The following table lists large companies (with revenues of over 1 billion USD) that are based (=incorporated) in a country different from the one they were founded in.
Sources: corporate websites, Wikipedia, SEC filings. Last updated: Nov. 2015
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Name Full name Revenues (billion USD) Legal domicile Headquarters Origin Comments
Glencore Glencore plc 221 Jersey Baar, Switzerland Switzerland Founded as Marc Rich & Co. AG
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. 107 The Netherlands London, UK Italy and USA  
Airbus Airbus Group SE 68 The Netherlands Leiden, The Netherlands; Main office: Blagnac, France France, Germany, Spain Founded as European Defence and Space Company (EADS)
HSBC HSBC Holdings plc 61 UK London, UK Hong Kong Established in Hong Kong as The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC)
Jardine Matheson Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited 61 Bermuda Hong Kong China Founded in Guangzhou, relocated to Hong Kong
Bunge Bunge Limited 58 Bermuda White Plains, NY, United States USA  
Schlumberger Schlumberger N.V. 49 Curaçao Four principal executive offices in Paris, France; Houston, TX, USA; London, UK; The Hague, The Netherlands France
LyondellBasell LyondellBasell Industries N.V. 44 The Netherlands Operational HQ: London, UK; Houston, TX, USA USA, UK, Netherlands, Germany  
IKEA Inter IKEA Systems B.V.; INGKA Holding B.V.; Inter IKEA Holding S.A.; Stichting INGKA Foundation; Interogo Foundation 33 The Netherlands Leiden, The Netherlands; Development and Marketing headquarters in Älmhult, Sweden Sweden Main operating entities are incorporated in Leiden and Delft, The Netherlands; These entities are owned and controlled by a foundation in the Netherlands, and by a holding company in Luxembourg, which is controlled by a foundation in Liechtenstein. 
Accenture Accenture plc 32 Ireland Dublin, Ireland USA Previously incorporated in Bermuda
Medtronic Medtronic plc 28 Ireland Principal executive office: Dublin, Ireland; Operational HQ: Minneapolis, MN, USA USA
Flextronics Flextronics International Ltd. 26 Singapore Singapore USA  
Eaton Eaton Corporation plc 23 Ireland Operational HQ: Cleveland, OH, USA USA
SABMiller SABMiller plc 22 UK London, UK South Africa Founded as South African Breweries
ACE  ACE Limited 19 Switzerland Zurich, Switzerland Bermuda and USA
Tyco Tyco International Ltd. 17 Ireland Operational HQ: Princeton, New Jersey USA Tyco International was previously incorporated in Bermuda
Allergan Allergan plc 16 Ireland Global HQ: Dublin, Ireland;  Administrative HQ: Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey, United States USA
Carnival Carnival Corporation (& plc) 16 Panama Miami, FL, USA USA Part of dual-listed company Carnival Corporation & plc.; revenue figures are given for the entire company
Delphi Automotive Delphi Automotive plc 16 UK Gillingham, UK USA
Ingersoll Rand Ingersoll-Rand plc 15 Ireland Operational HQ: Davidson, NC, USA USA  
Seagate Seagate Technology plc 14 Ireland Dublin, Ireland; Operational HQ: Cupertino, CA, USA USA
Tetra Laval Tetra Laval International SA 13 Switzerland Pully, Switzerland Sweden  
TE Connectivity TE Connectivity Ltd. 12 Switzerland Schaffhausen, Switzerland; Operational HQ: Berwyn, Pennsylvania, USA USA
Aon Aon plc 12 UK London, UK USA  
Tenaris Tenaris S.A. 11 Luxembourg Luxembourg Italy and Latin America
Transocean Transocean Ltd. 9 Switzerland Holding: Zug, Switzerland; Executive Management Office: Vernier, Switzerland USA Previously incorporated in the Cayman Islands
Ternium Ternium S.A. 9 Luxembourg Luxembourg Argentina, Venezuela, Mexico
Mylan Mylan N.V. 8 The Netherlands Hatfield, UK USA  
Ferrero Ferrero International S.A. 8 Luxembourg Operational HQ (Ferrero S.p.A): Alba, Italy Italy
Pentair Pentair Ltd. 8 Ireland Worsley, UK USA  
STMicroelectronics STMicroelectronics N.V. 8 Netherlands Geneva, Switzerland France, Italy
Shire  Shire plc 6 Jersey Dublin, Ireland UK  
Millicom Millicom S.A. 6 Luxembourg Luxembourg Sweden
Bacardi Bacardi Limited 5 Bermuda Hamilton, Bermuda Cuba  
Seadrill Seadrill Ltd. 5 Bermuda Operational HQ: London, UK  Norway
Avago Avago Technologies Limited 4 Singapore Dual HQ: Singapore and San Jose, CA, USA USA  
Garmin Garmin Ltd. 3 Switzerland Schaffhausen, Switzerland USA Previously incorporated in the Cayman Islands
Trend Micro Trend Micro K.K. 1 Japan Tokyo, Japan USA  

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