Marconi Wireless Telegraph Company Limited

industry:
Communication equipment manufacturer,
Electronic communication equipment manufacturer
Nationality:
British

1896/7 - founded by Guglielmo Marconi as the Wireless Telegraph & Signal Company (aka Wireless Telegraph Trading Signal Company)

1899/1900 - incorporated as a limited company as Marconi Wireless Telegraph Company Limited

1946 - taken over by English Electric, although continued to trade under original name until 1963

1963 - name changed to The Marconi Company Limited

Ericsson - parent company: Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson