Facts & Figures

Company facts

Founded:

1876

Parent company:

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ)

Company registration number:

556016-0680

Global headquarters:

Stockholm, Sweden

President and CEO:

Hans Vestberg

Chairman of the board:

Leif Johansson

Number of employees worldwide:

North America

14,548

Latin America

10,412

Northern Europe & Central Asia1

20,700

Western & Central Europe

12,220

Mediterranean

12,702

Middle East

3,639

Sub Saharan Africa

2,301

India

21,999

North East Asia

13,706

South East Asia & Oceania

4,054

Total

116,281

1) Of which Sweden 17,041

(figures from latest interim report)

Gender breakdown (Dec 31, 2015):

Female 22%

Male 78%

Company governance:

Group management team

Board members

Financial facts

Net sales, Q4 2015:

SEK 68.0 billion

Operating income Q4 2015:

SEK 6.3 billion

Net sales full year 2015:

SEK 246.9 billion

Operating income full year 2015:

SEK 21.8 billion

Listed:

NASDAQ OMX Stockholm and NASDAQ New York

R&D facts

Number of patents:

39,000

R&D employees:

23,689 (Dec 31, 2015)

Ericsson mobility Report

Ericsson mobility Report

Ericsson mobility Report

ConsumerLab

ConsumerLab reports

Ericsson Annual Report 2015

Ericsson Annual Report 2015

View Ericsson’s 2015 Annual Report

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