Vision & values



To delight our customers with innovative construction solutions while being committed to sustainability. 



We are committed to sustaining a culture that embodies Company values of Ownership, Accountability and Ambition among employees and contractors to drive priorities for the business. 




The undisputed leader in building materials

Bamburi Cement Limited is committed to:

  • offering our customers the best in innovative materials and reliable products and services,
  • reinforcing our position as the world leader for our suppliers, employees, customers and shareholders.

Principles of Action

The LafargeHolcim Principles of Action inspire the behavior of Lafarge employees around the world. Their basis:

  • Undisputed leadership in building materials
  • Upholding commitments to all stakeholders
  • The Lafarge Way

Respect, care and excellence

The LafargeHolcim Way

The LafargeHolcim   Way is built on three pillars:

  • making our employees successful
  • continuous performance improvement
  • a multilocal organization

Respect, care and excellence - these core values are inseparable from the LafargeHolcim culture. These values - which Bamburi Cement Limited sees as crucial to its long-term leadership - have been formalized in the LafargeHolcim philosophy, known as the Principles of Action.

Respect for customers

LafargeHolcim being present in over 90 countries, Bamburi Cement Limited is committed to understanding and serving the needs of its customers at a local level.

Glossary: Sustainable development

The World Commission on Environment and Development defines sustainable development as "development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs".


Sustainable development aims to reconcile 3 major concerns:

  • economic performance
  • the social consequences of a company's actions (with respect to employees, suppliers, customers and the local community)
  • environmental aspects (achieving a balance between a company's activities and the preservation of ecosystems)

Care for employees and communities

Employees receiving the Health & Safety Excellence Award

Lafarge Cement division Co- President Guillame Roux hands over Excellence Certificate to Nairobi Grinding Plant management team

Bamburi Cement Limited is committed to being a world leader in:

  • employee health and safety,
  • protection of the environment,
  • social responsibility,
  • corporate governance.



Excellence in our work

For Bamburi Cement Limited, excellence is the key driver of our success. Bamburi's management philosophy, the LafargeHolcim Way, enables our people to develop their talents in a performance-oriented culture.