Companies declaring the most lobbyists

The official EU register asks companies to provide information on both the absolute number of staff carrying out EU lobbying activities and the number of staff with an official European parliament lobbyist pass. This LobbyFacts list can be sorted by both criteria and by country. Please see our disclaimer.

Organisation nameEP PassesLobbyists (persons)Lobbyists (FTEs)Head office in
51. Groupement Européen des Sociétés d'Auteurs et Compositeurs553.25Belgium
52. Hitachi Corporate Office, Europe566Japan
53. Microsoft Corporation5158.5United States
54. NASDAQ532.75Sweden
55. National Grid PLC522Belgium
56. Nestlé S.A.554.5Switzerland
57. Nord Stream 2 AG573Switzerland
58. Pfizer Inc.552United States
59. RENAULT541.75France
60. Safran575.5France
61. Samsung Electronics Europe593.75United Kingdom
62. Union Asset Management Holding AG551.25Germany
63. Veolia597France
64. Verband Kommunaler Unternehmen e.V.565.25Germany
65. A. Menarini Industrie Farmaceutiche Riunite s.r.l.410.25Italy
67. Allianz SE495.5Germany
68. Apple Inc.452.5United States
69. BPCE477France
70. Boeing International Corporation - Belgium Branch Office444Belgium
71. Commerzbank AG4115.5Germany
72. Crédit Agricole S.A.443France
73. DEKRA e.V.4177.5Germany
74. Deutsche Bank AG4187.5Germany
75. Deutsche Börse AG430.75Germany