The people we all rely on to make the world go round – they rely on Thales. In a world that is increasingly fast-moving, unpredictable and full of opportunities, they come to us with big ambitions: to make life better and to keep you safer. Combining a unique diversity of expertise, talents and cultures, our employees design and deliver extraordinary high-tech solutions.

We are leading the digital transformation, focusing on artificial intelligence, big-data & data analytics, connectivity and internet of things and cybersecurity. With 80.000 talents working in 68 countries, of which 2.200 employees are based in the Netherlands, we are one of the biggest high-tech employers in the field of safety and security.
We help our customers think smarter and act faster, mastering ever-greater complexity and every decisive moment along the way, in the fields of:

  • Aerospace
  • Space
  • Defence & Security
  • Digital Identity & Security
  • Ground Transportation

In the Netherlands, we are located in six locations with our office in Hengelo as our headquarter. Together with an extensive ecosystem of knowledge partners, customers and suppliers, we work on radars for naval vessels. Thales adapts to the changing market of navies all around the world. We have developed a range of sensors optimized for these activities and can supply each navy and coast guard with tailored mission management systems. In addition, we are specialized in cyber security solutions, transportation systems, communication equipment for land forces, cryogenic cooling solutions, research & development for radar tech (in collaboration with TU Delft) and research & development for serious gaming (in collaboration with the University of Twente). In 2019 Thales completed the acquisition of Gemalto to become a world leader in Digital Security. Thales Nederland’s product portfolio is characterized by innovation.
Thales delivers decisive technology for decisive moments.
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