GN Store Nord

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GN Store Nord
Type Publicly traded Aktieselskab
Traded as OMXGN
Industry Electronics
Founded 1869
Headquarters Ballerup, Denmark
Key people Niels Svenningsen, CEO (GN Netcom)
Lars Viksmoen, CEO (GN ReSound)
Per Wold-Olsen, Chairman
Products Headsets, hearing instruments
Revenue ((Profit))DKK 6,791million (2013)
Total assets DKK 8,963 ((Million)) (2013)
Employees 4,700 [1]

GN Store Nord A/S is a Danish manufacturer of headset company (Jabra (GN Netcom)), and a hearing instruments and audiological diagnostics equipment company (GN ReSound).


Great Northern Telegraph Company building, Kongens Nytorv, Copenhagen, built 1893

It was founded as The Great Northern Telegraph Company (Det Store Nordiske Telegrafselskab A/S) in Denmark in June 1869. It was set up as a merger of three recently established telegraph companies initiated by Carl Frederik Tietgen. The aim of the firm was to create a worldwide telegraph company.


Today, GN Store Nord is a manufacturer of Jabra brand headsets through its GN Netcom division and of hearing instruments and audiological diagnostics equipment under the GN ReSound brand.

Stock listing[edit]

GN is listed on NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen (ISIN code DK001027263-2).


The former headquarters of the GNTC on The Bund, Shanghai.

This company's headquarters is located at Lautrupbjerg 7 in Ballerup near Copenhagen. Its former headquarters in Kongens Nytorv, Copenhagen was built in 1893 and still stands.

Coordinates: 55°44′19″N 12°23′12″E / 55.73861°N 12.38667°E / 55.73861; 12.38667




  1. ^ "About GM". GN Store Nord. Retrieved 2013-04-12. 

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