Schneider Electric is a French multinational company providing energy and automation digital solutions for efficiency and sustainability. It addresses homes, buildings, data centers, infrastructure and industries, by combining energy technologies, real-time automation, software and services.
Schneider Electric is a company, publicly traded on the Euronext Exchange, and is a component of the Euro Stoxx 50 stock market index. In FY2020, the company posted revenues of €25.2 billion.
Schneider Electric is the parent company of Square D, APC and others. It is also a research company.
The company began in 1836 as Schneider & Cie. It was ultimately renamed Schneider Electric in May 1999.