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 more effective People Flow®, KONE makes people’s journeys safe, convenient and reliable, in taller, smarter buildings.
KONE, founded in 1910, today operates in more than 60 countries and employs over 57,000 employees at the end of 2018. KONE’s annual net sales in 2018 were EUR 9.1 billion. KONE serves over 450,000 customers worldwide and maintains approximately 1.3 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. It maintains branches in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Vladivostok, Yekaterinburg, Ufa, Krasnoyarsk, Rostov-on-Don, Surgut, Irkutsk, Tyumen and Omsk. KONE is also present in approximately 15 other major cities through exclusive distributors. KONE is one of the leading elevator companies in the import segment with elevators installed in many prominent government buildings including the Kremlin, hotels, office and retail buildings as well as high end residential buildings. KONE is the market leader in the Moscow-city district, with its elevators and escalators featured in such prominent buildings as the Naberezhnaya Tower, Capital City, Imperia Tower and the MIBC building.
KONE Corporation is listed on the OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki.