Gigaset AG, Munich, is an internationally operating holding company in the area of communications technology. Its main subsidiary is Gigaset Communications GmbH, which is wholly owned by Gigaset AG.Gigaset sees itself as an end-to-end provider of communications technology. The company has around 900 employees and operates in more than 50 countries. Gigaset AG is headed by its CEO Dr. Magnus Ekerot.
In 2019, Gigaset AG posted revenue from continuing operations of €217,1 million and EBITDA of €16,5 million and alsogrew in all its new business segments (Smartphones, Smart Home, and Professional).Gigaset AG is listed in the Prime Standard of Deutsche Börse and is therefore subject to the highest transparency requirements. Its shares are traded on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol GGS (ISIN: DE0005156004.
Gigaset develops, produces and sells products in four core areas which together form the Gigaset ecosystem. The eco system is a fully integrated technological system consisting of individual components that are seamlessly interlinked and in interaction with strategic partners and external third parties represent a decisive added value for customers. The development, production and distribution of DECT Cordless Phonesfor consumers are the core business of Gigaset. Gigaset offers the most comprehensive product range of all telephony manufacturers in this business area and occupies price points from the low to premium segment. Gigaset is Europe’s market leader and also ranks among the top five producers internationally.
Gigaset is producing Smartphonessince 2016. Together with the Singapore-based Goldin Fund Pte. Ltd., the company runs Gigaset Mobile, which operates in the mobile phone, smartphone, and accessory segments. Mobile devices represent a logical extension of the product range from the Phones portfolio. Gigaset focuses on products in the low to medium price segment using the Android®operating system. Gigaset launched the first smartphone “Made in Germany” in mid-2018 and has since then continuously developed further smartphones with this USP.
Gigaset entered the Smart Homemarket back in 2012. The company relies on a sensor-based and modular approach that can be adapted and modified by the customer at any time. Continuous updates and further developments of the products are ensured by the associated cloud and app technology. The company is currently focusing on following application areas: Smart Security, Smart Comfort and Smart Care.
In addition to the broad range of products in the B2C segment, Gigaset also offers products in the Professional segment (B2B) for business customers who require professional communications solutions. This product segment includes the company ́s own pro series, which provides high-quality desktop and mobile telephony solutions, based on IP, as well as scalable single- and multi-cell systems for SMEs and enterprise customers. In addition white label products under third-party brands are sold via Gigaset.