“Top Innovator 2018”: Business magazine brand eins honours Kiwigrid

Kiwigrid GmbH is one of the most innovative companies in Germany. This is the result of the latest industry report by brand eins. The Dresden-based Internet-of-Things company was awarded by the prestigious business magazine for its outstanding innovative spirit. The brand eins ranking is based on a meta-analysis and a survey of more than 25,000 professionals.


 In the Energy & Environment category, Kiwigrid ranks among the top four. The award-winning companies also include numerous Kiwigrid partners, most notably SOLARWATT, BMW and innogy. All of them were awarded the title "Top Innovator" for the second time.


A total of 498 companies were listed. Only 119 have received all four stars. Kiwigrid is one of them. The company, which was founded in 2011, thus joins a list of world-renowned brands such as 3M, adidas, Amazon, Apple, Audi, BMW, Daimler, eBay, Facebook, IBM, Ikea, Intel, Kuka, Microsoft, Robert Bosch, Salesforce, Siemens, Tesla, Unilever and Volkswagen.


About Kiwigrid:


Kiwigrid helps utilities, automotives, and providers of distributed energy assets to succeed in a fast-changing energy world. Its customers harness Kiwigrid’s services and IoT technology to explore new markets, to diversify their offering and to set themselves apart from competition. For this purpose, Kiwigrid provides them with IoT solutions that increase energy efficiency, optimize the use of sustainable energy, pave the way for electric vehicles and balance demand and supply.


Kiwigrid GmbH was founded in 2011 and now employs over 150 software engineers and IoT experts from various parts of the world. Since then the company has built up a wealth of expertise in Internet of Things and intelligent energy management. Kiwigrid is one of the leading companies in these areas and was again included on the Global Cleantech 100 list in February 2018. AQTON SE, LG Electronics and innogy SE create a strong base as its strategic shareholders.




Press contact: Daniel Kühne, Kiwigrid GmbH, E-Mail: daniel.kuehne@kiwigrid.com