Hikvision is a global manufacturer and supplier of video surveillance products and solutions.
Hikvision, founded in November 2001 and headquartered in Hangzhou, is a video surveillance equipment supplier. The founder is Chen Zongnian. The company went public on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange on May 28, 2010. Its major shareholders are CETHIK Group Corporation, Gong Hongjia and Hong Kong Securities Clearing Co., Ltd.. Hikvision direct and indirect competitors include Dahua Technology, Panasonic, Honeywell Security, Hanwha, United Technologies and Tyco.