Thales local capabilities encompass solutions and services in the transport and security domains in Hong Kong.
Mobility systems are designed to make transport more agile, optimize network capacity and efficiency, and facilitate travel while improving people and traffic flows, saving energy and curbing greenhouse gas emissions. Our portfolio covers such solutions as communication-based train control and signaling systems, integrated communications and supervision systems and revenue collection systems.

Thales e-Security is the leader in advanced data security solutions and services that deliver trust wherever information is created, shared or stored. Security professionals around the globe rely on Thales to confidently accelerate their organization’s digital transformation. Thales e-Security is part of Thales Group. Thales brings to the table more than 15 years’ experience in managed cybersecurity services worldwide and 5 years of cybersecurity consulting services in the region. The Group is positioned as the trusted partner of choice for the most demanding organisations worldwide in terms of cybersecurity, now operating five premium Cybersecurity Operations Centers around the world, in France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Canada and Hong-Kong.

Based on this comprehensive portfolio, we are developing smart city platforms, which enable closer integration of these solutions and other systems to coordinate day-to-day operations, plan and manage major events and provide high-level oversight in crisis situations.


Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace, Transport, Defence and Security markets. With 64,000 employees in 56 countries, Thales reported sales of €14.9 billion in 2016. With over 25,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design and deploy equipment, systems and services to meet the most complex security requirements. Its exceptional international footprint allows it to work closely with its customers all over the world.

Thales provides innovative solutions for China’s infrastructure (backbone for the country’s growth). With more than 30 years' development in China, Thales has been a trusted partner for Chinese aviation and urban rail transportation industries. In China, Thales employs 1,300 employees, 95% of which are Chinese nationals.

Committed to the long-term development in Hong Kong, Thales enjoys a presence since 1997 and 350 staff, including 300 in transportation systems and 50 in information technology security. A large proportion of them are specialized engineers, which reflects the high level of competences required to deliver against complex multidisciplinary projects. This concentration of capability, products, and services means effective solutions can be delivered to our customers in Hong Kong, Mainland China and throughout the region. 


Aviation & Aerospace

Transport Equipment

Number of Employees

350 local

64,000 worldwide