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Wesfarmers - Australia
Wesfarmers Limited one of Australia’s largest public companies, headquarters in Perth, is the largest private employer in Australia, with almost 200,000 employees across the country. The company was founded on June 27, 1914 as a farmers' co-operative. Wesfarmers has many divisions such as Home Improvement and Office Supplies, Coal and Energy, Industrial & Safety, Insurance, Coles (Food, Liquor and Convenience) Division, etc. Wesfarmers' return on capital has averaged 13.7% a year over the last five years, putting it right in the middle of the companies making this year's Fab 50 list.