"KEC" - Kuwait Electrical Wiring Accessories Company WLL – was proudly established in 1976, a then Kuwaiti-British joint venture between five prominent Kuwaiti businessmen and 'MK' Electric Ltd, of the United Kingdom – a global market leader in British Standard electrical wiring accessories and devices. The trade mark 'MK' becoming synonymous for quality electrical plugs, sockets and other electrical wiring devices. Today, headquartered in Ahmadi, here in Kuwait and with showrooms and offices in Kuwait City and distributors and successful established trade relationships nationwide; the KEC shareholding is now-a-days 100% Kuwaiti and to support its market-leading position the KEC business has evolved significantly, and highly successfully, over the past 40 years to also represent a number of other leading, innovative and quality complementary UK and European industry brands, products, and solutions to 'MK' namely:
GENT a leading UK and Gulf-wide industry player in fire detection and alarm system solutions company alongside complementary Honeywell offerings in Building Management Controls, for example Trend.
Zumtobel an innovation leader in the lighting world, offering a comprehensive range of premium luminaires and lighting control systems across the full range of applications in professional indoor lighting, including offices, schools, showrooms, hotels, wellness and healthcare facilities, the arts and industry, as well as in architectural and urban outdoor lighting and the residential sector.
JCC Lighting an innovative UK market-leading LED lighting company synonymous with the ‘Skytile’ brand.
Flos lighting in the field of quality architectural and decorative lighting.
Powerbar – a part of the E+I Engineering Group which manufactures and markets a patented range of busbar trunking utilised within building and industrial applications to deliver power to electrical loads, and
Obo-Bettermann – leading European manufacturers of quality Cable Management Support and Underfloor systems
In addition to a rapidly growing range of lighting & control solutions from brands such as Tridonic – and in metal conduit & fittings - Rexway etc.
Backed up by significant local stocks in most cases, a local team of more than 75 with a passion for customer service - and with a vast array of product knowledge and solution experience on offer - KEC’s sales revenues have increased significantly in recent years aided by the ability to package unique offerings of quality low-voltage electrical materials targeted to meet the needs of refurbishment and major new construction projects alike. KEC’s service offering has also been enhanced measurably in the area of in-field after-sales maintenance and support - and as part of KEC’s aspirations to meet the end-users needs of choice and décor – two highly successful ‘MK Boutique-styled’ showrooms have been established in Kuwait’s Sun City and Hawally districts. KEC has become the leading industry player in its field here in Kuwait - an achievement in which we are immensely proud.