Siemens Enterprise Communications is a joint venture between the American private equity firm The Gores Group and German industrial conglomerate Siemens AG.
The joint venture was announced on July 29, 2008, and was launched on October 1, 2008. Hamid Akhavan is Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Siemens Enterprise Communications, where he has overall responsibility for the performance of the company, including its subsidiary businesses like Enterasys Networks. The full [http://www.siemens-enterprise.com/us/about/management-team.aspx executive management team] can be found on the Siemens Enterprise Communications website.
Siemens Enterprise Communications is headquartered in Munich, Germany and is present in over 100 countries, providing unified communications products and services to companies of all sizes.
Siemens Enterprise Communications currently holds no.1 market positions in a number of territories across the globe:
Europe with 16 per cent market share of lines (Germany, 40 per cent)
Latin America with 18 per cent (Brazil, 28 per cent)
India with 17 per cent