OSRAM celebrates 40 years of LED expertise

Light manufacturer posts LED component total revenue of over 1 billion euros in fiscal 2013

OSRAM Opto Semiconductors 40 Years of LEDsFrom the first surface-mountable LED (TOPLED) in 1990 to the awarding of the Deutscher Zukunftspreis (German Future Prize) by the German Federal President in 2007 and the efficiency record for red high-power LEDs in 2011: 40 years of business with opto semiconductors at OSRAM’s Regensburg plant has brought countless seminal achievements in the fields of lighting, visualization and sensor technology. Just in time for this jubilee, the current fiscal year will see OSRAM Opto Semiconductors achieving total revenue of over 1 billion euros for the first time in company history.

“LED technology is the growth driver of the entire lighting market. In the age of digital light, intelligent solutions help us to achieve a better quality of life, higher productivity and highest energy efficiency. Four decades of established LED expertise at OSRAM give us a clear advantage in the market,” said Wolfgang Dehen, CEO of OSRAM Licht AG.

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