Founded in 1836, Schneider Electric is a multinational corporation with its headquarters located in Rueil-Malmaison, France. The company operates primarily in five business categories or segments.
The Energy Management segment encompasses medium voltage, low voltage, and secure power, providing products that ensure the safe and effective distribution of electrical power. Industrial Automation represents another significant part of the company, focusing on the automation and control of various machines and industrial processes.
Building Automation and Control is a domain where Schneider Electric offers building management systems, playing a pivotal role in enhancing the efficiency and sustainability of buildings. The Residential and Small Business segment caters to the need for electrical protection and control in smaller scale infrastructures.
Moreover, Schneider Electric extends a range of services including energy and sustainability services, training, and consulting to support both the infrastructure and industries it serves.
Among Schneider Electric's renowned brands, the main brand covers a broad spectrum of electrical products and services, while Square D is recognized particularly in North America for its circuit breakers and switches. APC by Schneider Electric is known for its UPS systems and data center products. Although Schneider Electric sold Pelco in 2019, the brand was of historical significance for its security and surveillance systems. Clipsal by Schneider Electric is another leading brand in Australia for electrical accessories.
Globally, Schneider Electric's products and services are sold in more than 100 countries with key markets being the United States, China, France, India, and Russia. The prominence of these markets may vary due to the company's strategic focus, evolving economic scenarios, and specific business initiatives. (Powered by AI)