Siemens Pakistan Engineering Company Limited was founded in 1953 as a private limited company. In 1963 the company was converted into a public limited and in 1978 it was listed in the Stock Exchange. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft (Siemens AG) Germany holds 64% of the total shareholding.
The Company manages its business and manufacturing activities through its head office in Karachi and two regional branches at Lahore and Islamabad, contributing to the local economy through substantial indigenous content and transfer of state-of-the-art know how in several engineering fields and in many other ways.
It operates through four functional divisions:
In Pakistan, Siemens' sphere of activities covers the major fields of Power Engineering, Telecommunication Engineering, Medical Engineering and Transport System Engineering, Engineering, Supply and Installation of Electrical Equipment, Complete Plant Electrification including instrumentation and control systems and Information Technology. A large manufacturing complex at Karachi provides support to the company's marketing and engineering activities, turning out a vast range of high quality electrical engineering.