July 12, 2014 10:56 PM ET

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Company Overview of OSRAM GmbH

Company Overview

OSRAM GmbH manufactures and sells lamps and lighting systems worldwide. It offers LED technology products, which comprise lamps, light engines and modules, OLED light designs, indoor LED luminaires, outdoor LED luminaires, indoor electronic control gears for LED modules and dimmers, outdoor electronic control gears for LED modules, light management systems, and specialty lighting products. The company also provides lamps, such as automotive, LED retrofit, halogen, compact fluorescent, high intensity discharge, fluorescent, specialty, and incandescent lamps; electronic control gears; and indoor and outdoor luminaires. Its products are used in various applications, such as homes, office buildi...

Marcel-Breuer-Straße 6

Munich,  80807

Germany

Founded in 1919

Phone:

49 896 2130

Fax:

49 89 62 13 20 20

Key Executives for OSRAM GmbH

Chairman of the Managing Board and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 60
Chief Financial Officer and Member of The Managing Board
Age: 49
Chief Executive Officer of Business Unit Specialty Lighting (SL)
Chief Executive Officer of Business Unit Opto Semiconductors
Age: 44
Chief Executive Officer of Siemens and President of Siemens
Age: 57
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

OSRAM GmbH Key Developments

OSRAM Licht AG and OSRAM GmbH Announce Board Changes

OSRAM announced that Peter Bauer is the new Chairman of the Supervisory Board of OSRAM Licht AG and OSRAM GmbH. He is taking over both offices from Siegfried Russwurm who stepped down from the committees at the end of the day on November 26, 2013. Roland Busch will take his place as a member of the Supervisory Board of both entities.

Osram Announces Executive Appointments

Osram announced the appointment of Jes Munk Hansen, as CEO of Osram Americas and President and CEO of Osram Sylvania. According to a release, he succeeds Rick Leaman, who is leaving the company to pursue other interests. In his role as chief executive, Hansen will be responsible for the Osram business in North, Middle and South America. Over the past 13 years Hansen held various leadership positions at Grundfos, serving as CEO and President of Grundfos North America for the last six years. During this time the North America business grew substantially, both through organic growth as well as through the acquisition of key local players. Throughout his career Hansen has focused on product innovations related to sustainable and energy efficient building materials and process equipment.

Osram to Cut 900 Jobs in North America

Osram announced that it plans to cut 900 jobs in its maintenance business in North America under its restructuring plan launched in 2012. The company's aim is to optimize the activities of its unit Sylvania Lighting Services via the closure of a number of centres in the USA and in Canada in the next six months.

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