Ranked as one of the most innovative companies in the world, KONE is a global leader in elevator and escalator business. Every day, millions of people globally are using our elevators and escalators in an increasingly urbanizing environment. We want to offer the best People Flow™ experience to those using our equipment in residential and office buildings, hotels, public transportation sites, hospitals, shopping malls and many special buildings.
The company’s objective is to offer the best People Flow™ experience by developing and delivering solutions that enable people to move smoothly, safely, comfortably and without waiting in buildings in an increasingly urbanizing environment. In 2016 KONE had annual net sales of EUR 8.8 billion and approximately 52,000 employees. KONE class B shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd in Finland. We believe in improving performance through inspiring, engaging and developing our people.
KONE is currently developing financial and administrative center in Bratislava (Shared Service Centre - SSC) to provide quality service for KONE branches in finance and accounting. KONE's Shared Service Centers are an integral part of KONE Finance organization. The units ensure harmonized transaction handling and business process development.