G4S will be the new distributor for Siemens access control, intrusion detection and CCTV products, starting on July 1, 2010.
Through this cooperation, Siemens aims to strengthen market penetration in a fast changing market by utilising G4S’s established position as a distributor of Siemens high quality, innovation and reliability products.
G4S is one world’s leading international security solutions group with global headquarters in London and local presence at Athens. In Greece, G4S approx. €36mWorldwide G4S has sales of £400m (approx. €485m).
Siemens emphasizes that the own Security Solutions business unit of the regional company, designated to provide complete security solutions to the market is not affected by this cooperation.
The Siemens Industry Sector (Erlangen, Germany) is the worldwide leading supplier of environmentally friendly production, transportation, building and lighting technologies. With integrated automation technologies and comprehensive industry-specific solutions, Siemens increases the productivity, efficiency and flexibility of its customers in the fields of industry and infrastructure. The Sector consists of six divisions: Building Technologies, Drive Technologies, Industry Automation, Industry Solutions, Mobility und Osram. With around 207,000 employees worldwide (September 30), Siemens Industry achieved in fiscal year 2009 total sales of approximately €35 billion. http://www.siemens.com/industry
The Siemens Building Technologies Division (Zug, Switzerland) is the world’s leading provider of energy efficient, safe and secure solutions for buildings („Green Buildings“) and building infrastructure. As a service provider, system integrator and product supplier Building Technologies offers building automation, HVAC, fire protection, electronic safety, electrical installation engineering and low voltage power distribution. With around 36,000 employees worldwide (September 30), Building Technologies achieved a turnover of €5.9 billion in fiscal year 2009. www.siemens.com/buildingtechnologies