Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that stands for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability. Founded in 1847, the company is active in more than 200 countries, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world's largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is No. 1 in offshore wind turbine construction, a leading supplier of gas and steam turbines for power generation, a major provider of power transmission and distribution solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure and mobility solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry.
The company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment, such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT. In fiscal 2014 Siemens generated revenue from continuing operations of €71.9 billion and net income of €5.5 billion. At the end of September 2014, the company had around 357,000 employees worldwide.
In Kuwait, Siemens has been active for more than 50 years. Siemens Electrical and Electronic Services K.S.C.C. offers a wide range of solutions and services in Kuwait, where especially its Energy Management, Power and Gas, Services, as well as Process Industries and Drives divisions occupy leading market positions. Siemens Electrical and Electronic Services K.S.C.C. currently has around 290 employees based in Kuwait.