Luminous is the leading brand of inverters and online UPS systems in Nigeria – marketed, distributed and serviced by Wandel International, part of the Simba Group of Companies.
At the heart of its value proposition to customers is the company’s relentless pursuit of complete customer satisfaction, which is exemplified by its award winning Simba Service division, and which is testament to the success of the brand in the country.
Luminous has won multiple awards including ‘Best Inverter Brand’ conferred by the Institute of Brand Management in Nigeria, the International Brand Management Association and the African Institute of Brand Management. Internationally, the brand has been deemed a ‘Superbrand’ and been recognized by Frost and Sullivan for the technology it employs.
Luminous Power Technologies is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the $25 billion Schneider Electric Group. The company’s headquarters are in India, where it enjoys the leading share in the inverter industry, and from where it exports its products to over 36 countries.
Luminous Power Technologies is the leading home electrical specialist in India with a vast portfolio comprising of Power back up solutions such as Home UPS, Inverter Batteries and Solar Applications to Electrical offerings such as Fans, Wires and Switches.
With 7 manufacturing units, more than 28 sales offices in India and presence in over 36 countries, the company’s 6000 employees serve more than 60,000 channel partners and millions of customers. Luminous’ motto has always been Customer Delight through Innovation and Passion with focus on Execution and Team-work.
Wandel International, part of the Simba Group, is the sole distributor of Luminous products in Nigeria, and enjoys the leading market share in the country. The company operates a network of eight branches, ensuring the availability of its products and services throughout Nigeria, with its reach extending to the remotest corners of the country.
The Simba Group, founded in Nigeria in 1988, is a conglomerate with operations across Nigeria’s most dynamic economic sectors. The Group commands leadership positions in all five of its companies that share a simple, yet effective, vision: providing the customer with unparalleled satisfaction before, during and after the sales process.
The Group has businesses operating in a number of sectors critical to Nigeria’s sustained development: agriculture, alternative energy, backup power supply systems, networking and data transmission, ICT infrastructure development, and commercial vehicles sales and servicing.