We as the Bosch Group, strongly believe in changing the world through technology that is “Invented for life”. Our strategic objective is to create solutions for a connected life, and to improve quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm.
The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. Founded in Stuttgart (Germany) in 1886 by Robert Bosch, it employs now roughly 402,000 associates worldwide (as of December 31, 2017). According to preliminary figures, the company generated sales of 78.1 billion euros in 2017. The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and the roughly 440 subsidiaries and regional companies in some 60 countries. Including sales and service partners, our global manufacturing, engineering, and sales network covers nearly every country in the world.
As a leading IoT company, we offer innovative solutions for smart homes, smart cities, connected mobility, and connected industry. We use our expertise in sensor technology, software, and services, as well as its own IoT cloud, to offer its customers connected, cross-domain solutions from a single source.
Our operations are divided into four business sectors:
- Mobility Solutions
- Industrial Technology
- Consumer Goods
- Energy and Building Technology
The special ownership structure of Robert Bosch GmbH guarantees our entrepreneurial freedom, making it possible to plan over the long term and to undertake significant up-front investments in the safeguarding of our future. Ninety-two percent of the share capital of Robert Bosch GmbH is held by Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH, a charitable foundation.
Main ProductsMobility Solutions:
As the world’s largest independent parts supplier to the automotive industry, we significantly contribute toward making driving ever safer, cleaner, and more economical.
The Industrial Technology business sector incorporates the divisions Drive and Control Technology and Packaging Technology.
This business sector provides a wide spectrum of products and solutions in the areas of Power Tools and Household Appliances.
Energy and Building Technology
The Energy and Building Technology business sector offers a wide range of products and solutions from the areas of HVAC, solar energy, and security systems.