In the U.S., Philips is headquartered in Andover, Massachusetts. The U.S. Philips companies are affiliates of the Netherlands-based Royal Philips Electronics N.V., a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through timely innovations. Philips opened its first U.S. office in 1933, and today, the United States is the company’s largest single market in the world, with more than 22,700 employees and operations at 50 major facilities in 22 states, and 2012 sales* of $10.41 billion, 30.9% of Philips’ global revenue.
Philips concentrates its health and well-being focus on professional and consumer markets across three interconnected sectors: Healthcare, Lighting and Consumer Lifestyle. The North American Leadership team is comprised of the head executives in each of these organizations.