At KONE, our mission is to improve the flow of urban life. As a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, KONE provides elevators, escalators and automatic building doors, as well as solutions for maintenance and modernization to add value to buildings throughout their life cycle. Through more effective People Flow®, we make people’s journeys safe, convenient and reliable, in taller, smarter buildings. In 2020, KONE had annual sales of EUR 9.9 billion, and at the end of the year over 60,000 employees. KONE class B shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. in Finland.

Why they joined the co.building ecosystem?

Urbanization, sustainability and digitalization are three megatrends which continue to be key drivers in the development of the elevator and escalator industry. Against this backdrop, ‘Sustainable success with customers’ will address the needs of a digitally enabled world, where the ways people live, work and commute continue to change. KONE will focus on developing smart and sustainable solutions that adapt to future needs, together with its customers and partners. By doing this, KONE will enable customers’ facilities to function more effectively and to deliver an improved user experience. At KONE we believe co-build is a great platform to develop and co-create these smart and sustainable solutions with existing or new partners.