Founded in Finland in 1910, we have been in business for more than a century
Annual net sales in euros
At the end of 2020, KONE had annual net sales of EUR 9.9 billion
Over 60 000 employees
We have over 60 000 employees around the world.
Strong global presence
We operate in over 60 countries across the globe.
Customers around the world
We work with more than 550 000 customers including builders, building owners, facility managers, and developers. as well as architects, authorities, and consultants.
Our elevator and escalator maintenance base was over 1.4 million units at the end of 2020.
Dedicated to People Flow
We move over one billion people every day.
At KONE, our mission is to improve the flow of urban life.
As the urbanization megatrend shows, the world’s cities are constantly growing. They attract billions of people and by 2050 more than two in every three people on the planet will live in urban areas. Estimates tell us that around 200,000 people move into cities across the globe each and every day, the same as 140 people every minute.
In this increasingly urbanizing world, our mission is to improve the flow of urban life. We understand urbanization and help our customers make the best of the world’s cities, buildings and public spaces. We know we can truly contribute to making cities better and more sustainable places to live. This mission is the purpose that guides every decision we make.
Our vision is to create the best People Flow experience
Our goal is to provide ease, effectiveness and experiences to our users and customers over the full life cycle of buildings. We believe the best experience can be created by working together with our customers and partners in every step of the process, from early engagement to upgrading equipment.