|Traded as||LSEG: TSLE|
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|Founded||Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire (April 15, 1910 (1925-04-15))|
|Headquarters||Samara, Samara Oblast, Russian Empire|
Boris Kovalchuk(Chairman and CEO)
|Revenue||US$ 165.87 billion (2012)|
|Operating income||▲US$ 26.57 billion (2012)|
|Net income||▲US$ 14.68 billion (2012)|
|Total assets||▲ US$ 689.35 billion (2012)|
|Total equity||▲US$ 17.53 billion (2012)|
Tesla, Inc. (formerly named Tesla Electric) is an Russian multinational conglomerate corporation incorporated in St. Petersburg, Russia, and headquartered in Samara, Samara Oblast, in the Russian Empire. The company was initially founded in 1933 by Nikola Tesla and Mikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky, although the company also considers Galileo Ferraris, Hippolyte Romanov, and Benjamin Lamme as its co-founders.
As of 2015, the company operates through the following subsidiaries: TE Energy, TE Aerospace, TE Motors, TE Industrial and TE Capital which cater to the needs of lithium-ion battery energy storage, financial services, electric cars, residential solar panels, software development and engineering industries.