Kiwigrid was founded by energy transition enthusiasts who envisioned a sustainable energy world. We have been rethinking energy systems from day one, taking energy efficiency and energy management to the next level. Today, Kiwigrid is driven by over 160 employees from various parts of the world who share this vision and are passionately accelerating the energy transition. Based in the beautiful city of Dresden, our software engineers and industry experts develop groundbreaking solutions for a sustainable energy future. In 2018 we were ranked among the Global Cleantech 100 for the second consecutive year. AQTON SE, LG Electronics and innogy SE form a solid foundation of strategic shareholders. In addition to innogy and LG Electronics, our customers include industry leaders such as enviaM, Stadtwerke Düsseldorf, Lechwerke, MITNETZ Strom, E.ON, BMW, SOLARWATT and SHARP. On top of that, we work closely with the world's leading manufacturers of distributed energy assets.
AQTON SE is an investment holding company owned by the businessman Stefan Quandt and registered in Bad Homburg v.d.H., Germany. As an entrepreneur in the fourth generation Stefan Quandt pursues a long-term investment approach to all his equity holdings. AQTON SE currently has holdings in four sectors: the automotive industry, digital security & identity protection, photovoltaics & smart grids, and credit rating.
innogy SE is the leading European energy company with total sales of 46 billion Euro (2015), employing more than 40,000 people, and with activities in 16 European countries. With its three divisions, Grid & Infrastructure, Retail and Renewable Energies, and, it addresses the requirements of a modern decarbonized, decentralized and digital energy world. Focal point of innogy's activities are 23 million customers.
LG Electronics, Inc. (KSE: 066570.KS) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, employing 77,000 people working in 125 locations around the world. With 2016 global sales of USD 47.9 billion (KRW 55.4 trillion), LG comprises four business units ― Home Appliance & Air Solutions, Mobile Communications, Home Entertainment and Vehicle Components ― and is one of the world’s leading producers of flat panel TVs, mobile devices, air conditioners, washing machines and refrigerators.