Overview

 

The Group at a Glance

Zhejiang Geely Holding Group was founded in 1986 and went from manufacturing refrigerator parts, to refrigerators, to construction and decorative materials, to motorcycles. In 1997, the group entered the automotive industry and has continued to grow with a dedication towards technological innovation, talent cultivation, and tempering of core strengths, all while staying committed developing sustainably. Today, Geely Holding Group total assets are valued over 510 billion RMB, employs more than 120,000 people, and has been listed on the Fortune Global 500 for ten consecutive years.

Zhejiang Geely Holding Group has developed into a global electric mobility and energy services technology company with businesses in the automotive, smart mobility, green transportation, and digital technology sectors. Headquartered in Hangzhou, the Group owns several brands including Geely Auto, Lynk & Co, Zeekr, Volvo Cars, Polestar, Lotus, London Electric Vehicle Company, Farizon Auto, CAOCAO Mobility, etc. Geely is constantly advancing through the development of cutting edge technologies in new energy, shared mobility, vehicle networks, autonomous drive, and vehicle microchips. All brands under Geely Holding Group have plans for electrification of their product portfolio according to their individual brand positioning.

The group and its subsidiaries employs over 20,000 designers, researchers, engineers, and technicians in R&D and design centres located around the world in Shanghai, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Gothenburg, Frankfurt, Coventry, California. Geely has been awarded over 26,000 patents for its innovations and own all the intellectually property for core technologies in all of its products. The Group operates world-class manufacturing facilities in China, US, UK, Sweden, Belgium, Belarus, and Malaysia as well as a sales and service network with over 4,000 branches all over the world.

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Geely Holding places great important in fulfilling its social responsibility. The group actively supports non-profit education, combining practical hands-on training, classroom education, and research. Through the support of training for researchers, technicians, and craftsmen, as well the operation of 10 private colleges and universities, Geely has taught over 150,000 talents. In 2016, Geely launched its “Timely Rain” targeted poverty alleviation campaign. Over the past five years, the Group has invested over 700 million RMB into alleviating industrial, educational, employment, and agricultural poverty. Geely has also launched a plan to promote common prosperity through four major initiatives: supporting the high-quality development of enterprises, sharing the benefits of development, coordinating development throughout the industrial chain, and coordinating regional development.

In April 2019, Geely Holding Group became the official prestige partner of the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou. Under the slogan “Enjoy E-mobility @ the Asian Games with Geely,” the Group will empower the games with green, intelligent, and humanistic technologies. Geely will develop a series of full autonomous mobility solutions by 2022 to service the 19th Asian Games.

Geely’s corporate mission is to “Align Strategies, Drive Change, and Create Value” with management culture based around “full authorization, legal compliance, clear assessment, fairness and transparency.” The Group’s commitment to long-term sustainable development has lifted downstream and upstream partners to rise up together, transformed and improved the global automotive industry, and given consumers mobility experiences that exceed their expectations.