Thales has been present in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) for over 50 years. The Group provides its government and private customers with advanced solutions in Defence &Security, Aerospace, Transportation, Space and Digital Identity & Security.
Thales has built a mature relationship with the Kingdom through solid, country-wide partnerships. This has allowed Thales to expand its footprint at a local level and to meet ever-evolving customer demands.
Supporting the KSA Vision 2030
The Vision 2030 is the roadmap to develop the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in coming years. It is based on strong pillars to accelerate the diversification of its economy and become an emergent country.
Thales is continuously supporting The Kingdom in its three major pillars as unique advantages for the country’s economic development A strategic location as a global hub connecting three continents A unique position at the heart of the Islamic world as host to the two holy mosques in Makkah and Medina. A leading center for global investment.
The country also wishes to develop focus in the following areas, including localization of defense equipment and systems, development of entertainment and tourism through the creation of mega Cities as well as digital transformation.
Thales’ strategy in Saudi Arabia is in full line with Vision 2030. Since the beginning Thales has set up and continuously develops its local footprint through a diversified approach, focusing on industrial partnerships throughout the country in all the Group domains.