We’ve focused our business on mobile broadband. This is our specialty. We help mobile operators grow profitable businesses that realize the extraordinary potential of mobile broadband. The work that we do powers some of the most exciting opportunities for our generation and will do so for generations to come.

We’ve focused our business on mobile broadband. This is our speciality. We help mobile operators grow profitable businesses that realize the extraordinary potential of mobile broadband. The work that we do powers some of the most exciting opportunities for our generation and will do so for generations to come.

Financial highlights 2012

€13.4bn
Sales
€822m
Operating profit*
30.7%
Gross margin*
€1.3bn
Net cash

CEO's strategic review

Nokia Siemens Networks' 2012 financial results are testament both to the strength of our vision and the effectiveness of our restructuring. The benefits of our strategy became apparent in the second half of the year, when we set new quarterly records with our highest ever gross margins and operating margins.
Rajeev Suri
Chief Executive Officer
Nokia Siemens Networks

Key statistics

Employees
58 400 employees
Stations
3 million mobile base stations in service to date
Countries
Deployed networks that help people stay connected in over 150 countries

Achievements

Achievment
An industry-leading 4G (LTE) portfolio with 77 commercial contracts at year-end 2012
Achievment
Named number one in LTE innovation and implementation for the second year in a row by ABI Research
Achievment
Substantial improvements in all areas of product quality, including a 32% year-on-year reduction in open customer defects
Achievment
Only company supplying LTE radio technologies to all major mobile operators in Japan and South Korea
Achievment
A powerful services player that has articulated a credible plan on how it intends to focus, according to Current Analysis
At December 31, 2012, Optical Networks was classified as a disposal group held for sale and is presented as discontinued operations on a separate income statement line, Loss for the year from discontinued operations. All comparative Optical Networks results for the years ended December 31, 2011 and 2010 have been re-presented as discontinued operations on the face of the income statement. * Before specific items. The before specific items financial measure excludes specific items for all periods: restructuring charges, country/contract exit charges, merger-related charges, purchase price accounting related charges and other one-time charges.
This site is a summary of the Annual Report 2012. Download the full Annual Report 2012 here
This site is a summary of the Annual Report 2012. Download the full Annual Report 2012 here