(Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. The company is active in more than 200 countries, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world's largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is a leading supplier of efficient power generation and power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry. The company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment – such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems – and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT. In fiscal 2016, which ended on September 30, 2016, Siemens generated revenue of €79.6 billion and net income of €5.6 billion. At the end of September 2016, the company had around 351,000 employees worldwide. Further information is available on the Internet at www.siemens.com
Gestamp is a world leader in designing, developing, and manufacturing metallic assemblies and components for the main automobile manufacturers. It specializes in developing products with an innovative design in order to achieve vehicles that are progressively safer and lighter and, therefore, better in terms of energy consumption and environmental impact. Its products cover the body, chassis, and mechanism areas. Gestamp is present in 20 countries, and has 97 industrial plants and 9 under construction, 12 R&D centres, and a workforce of 34,000 employees all over the world. In 2015, its invoicing reached 7,035 million Euros.