pronunciation:[ˈziːmɛns])is a German conglomerate company
headquartered inBerlinandMunichand the largest manufacturing and
electronics company in Europe with branch offices abroad.
The principal divisions of the company areIndustry,Energy,Healthcare, andInfrastructure & Cities,
which represent the main activities of the company.The company is a prominent maker of medical
diagnostics equipment and its medical health-care division, which generates
about 12 percent of the company's total sales, is its second-most profitable
unit, after the industrial automation division.The company is a component of theEuro
Stoxx 50stock market index.Siemens and its subsidiaries employ
approximately 362,000 people worldwide and reported global revenue of around €75.6
billion in 2015 according to their annual report.