About Us

Alcatel-Lucent is at the forefront of global communications.

  • We provide products and innovations in IP and cloud networking, as well as ultra-broadband fixed and wireless access.
  • We serve service providers and their customers, as well as enterprises and institutions throughout the world.
  • Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs, one of the world’s foremost technology research institutes, is responsible for countless breakthroughs that have shaped the networking and communications industry.

We have been recognized by Thomson Reuters as a Top 100 Global Innovator. Alcatel-Lucent has also been named Technology Hardware & Equipment Industry Group Leader for 2013 in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices review.

Alcatel-Lucent Fast Facts

Chairman of the Board
Philippe Camus

Chief Executive Officer
Michel Combes

Alcatel-Lucent Corporate Presentation - PDF

Incorporated in France

148/152 route de la Reine
92100 Boulogne-Billancourt
+33 (0) 1 55 14 10 10
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Market Capitalization
€8.7 billion (as of Feb. 14, 2014) 

Traded on
Euronext Paris and New York Stock Exchange (ALU)

Shares Outstanding 2.8 billion (Dec. 31, 2013)

Research & Innovation

  • 2013 Net R&D investment of €2.3 billion (approx. 16% of sales)
  • More than 32,000 active patents, more than 3,000 obtained in 2013, 14,900 pending applications
  • 12 researchers awarded Nobel Prizes in Physics

2013 Revenues
€14.4 billion

Sales Distribution
North America: 44%
Asia Pacific: 17%
Europe: 25%
Rest of World: 14%

Operating Segments Breakdown of Revenues
Core Networking: 42%
Access: 52%
Other: 6%


Number of Employees
Approx. 62,000 (end 2013)

Breakdown of Employees by Geographic Area
Asia-Pacific: 32%
Europe: 35%
North America: 25%
Other: 8%
(Other: Central and South America, Middle East and Africa regions)