Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA (WWH) is a global maritime industry group, headquartered in Lysaker, Norway. The group employs more than 21,000 people and has operations in 75 nations. The company is Norway’s largest shipping company and one of the world’s largest.
The company was founded by Wilhelm Wilhelmsen in 1861. Since 1978 the main owners have been the siblings Wilhelm Wilhelmsen, Cecilie Paus and Helen Juell, and their now deceased brother Finn Wilhelmsen.