Ericsson is a founding member of GeSI and is represented on the Board of Directors and co-chairs the Public Policy Work Group. We are strongly supporting GeSI in the creation of an open and global forum for the improvement and promotion of products, services and access to ICT, which benefit both the society and the environment. Sustainable sourcing and climate change are key issues on both our agendas.
Ericsson is the world's leading provider of communications technology and services. We are enabling the Networked Society with efficient real-time solutions that allow us all to study, work and live our lives more freely, in sustainable societies around the world.
Ericsson operates in 180 countries and employs more than 100,000 people. Founded in 1876, Ericsson is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2011 the company's net sales were SEK 226.9 billion (USD 35.0 billion). Ericsson is listed on NASDAQ OMX, Stockholm and NASDAQ, New York stock exchanges.