At KONE, our mission is to improve the flow of urban life. As a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, KONE provides elevators, escalators and automatic building doors, as well as solutions for maintenance and modernization to add value to buildings throughout their life cycle. Through understanding urbanization, effective People Flow® and outstanding innovative technologies KONE helps to make the best of the world’s sustainable cities, buildings and public spaces. We aren’t only making cities better for ourselves, but for generations to come.
KONE, founded in 1910, today operates in more than 60 countries and employed over 60,000 employees at the end of 2020. KONE’s annual net sales in 2020 were EUR 9.9 billion. KONE serves over 550,000 customers worldwide and maintains approximately 1.4 million elevators and escalators.
KONE is the global technology leader in eco-efficient energy and space saving elevators and escalators. The company works closely with architects and consultants in decisions on elevators and escalators to assure builders, building owners, facility managers and developers of optimal solutions.
KONE has been present on the Russian market since 1935 and has broad expertise in local market. It maintains branches in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Vladivostok, Yekaterinburg, Ufa, Krasnoyarsk, Rostov-on-Don, Irkutsk, Tyumen and Perm. KONE is also present in several other major cities through distributor network. KONE is one of the leading elevator companies in the import segment with elevators installed in many prominent government buildings including the Kremlin, Sheremetyevo and Pulkovo airports, Otkritie Arena stadium in Moscow, hotels, office and retail buildings as well as high end residential buildings. KONE is the market leader in the Moscow-Сity district, with its elevators and escalators featured in such prominent buildings as the Neva Towers, Naberezhnaya Tower, Capital City, Imperia Tower and the MIBC building.
KONE Corporation is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. Stock exchange in Finland.