OSRAM is one of the two leading light manufacturers in the world. The company's portfolio covers the entire value chain from components – including lamps, electronic control gear and opto semiconductors such as light-emitting diodes (LED) – as well as luminaires, light management systems and lighting solutions. The company, which is internationally oriented, has around 34,000 employees worldwide at the end of the fiscal year 2014 and generated a revenue of more than 5.1 billion Euros in that year. The company’s business activities have been focusing on light – and hence on quality of life – for over 100 years.
Global leader with future technologiesWith LED-based products making up a share of 36 percent of the total turnover, the company is setting significant trends with regard to technological changes in the lighting market. More than 60 percent of research