Lenovo Group Limited (Chinese: 联想集团; pinyin: Liánxiǎng Jítuán) is a Chinese multinational technology company with headquarters in Beijing, China, and Morrisville, North Carolina, United States. It sells personal computers, tablet computers, smartphones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices, IT management software and smart televisions. In the second quarter of 2013 Lenovo was the world's largest personal computer vendor by unit sales. It markets the ThinkPad line of notebook computers and the ThinkCentre line of desktops.
Headquartered in Beijing Lenovo Building, Lenovo has operations in more than 60 countries and sells its products in around 160 countries. Lenovo was founded in Beijing in 1984 and incorporated in Hong Kong in 1988 under its previous name, Legend. Lenovo is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the Hang Seng China-Affiliated Corporations Index, often referred to as "Red Chips".
Traded as: SEHK: 0992
Industry: Computer hardware, Electronics
Founded: 1984 (Beijing) (as Legend), 2004 (as Lenovo)
Founder(s): Liu Chuanzhi
Headquarters: Beijing, China and Morrisville, North Carolina, United States,
Area served: Worldwide
Key people: Yang Yuanqing (Chairman and CEO)
Products: Smartphones, desktops, servers, notebooks, tablet computers, netbooks, peripherals, printers, televisions, scanners, storage devices
Revenue: Increase US$ 29.57 billion (2012)
Operating income: Increase US$ 584 million (2012)
Net income: Increase US$ 472 million (2012)
Total assets: Increase US$ 15.86 billion (2012)
Total equity: Increase US$ 2.361 billion (2012)
Employees: 27,000 (2012)