ZEISS International (also known as ZEISS Group, Carl Zeiss) is a company operating in the fields of optics and optoelectronics. It develops and distributes solutions for industrial metrology and quality assurance, microscopy solutions for the life sciences and materials research, and medical technology solutions for diagnostics and treatment in ophthalmology and microsurgery. The company produces eyeglass lenses, camera lenses, binoculars, lithography optic systems, and other products. ZEISS operates in semiconductor manufacturing technology, industrial quality and research, medical technology, and consumer markets segments.

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Parent CompanyCarl-Zeiss-Stiftung
HQJena, DE
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ZEISS was founded in 1846 and is headquartered in Jena, DE

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Key People/Management at ZEISS

Karl Lamprecht

Karl Lamprecht

President and CEO
Matthias Metz

Matthias Metz

Executive Board Member, President and CEO of Carl Zeiss Vision International
Ludwin Monz

Ludwin Monz

Executive Board Member, President and CEO of Carl Zeiss Meditec
Christian Müller

Christian Müller

Jochen Peter

Jochen Peter

Executive Board Member, President and CEO of Carl Zeiss IQR
Markus Weber

Markus Weber

Executive Board Member, President and CEO of Carl Zeiss SMT
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ZEISS Office Locations

ZEISS has offices in Jena, Aalen, Berlin, Dresden and in 61 other locations
Jena, DE (HQ)
Göschwitzer Str. 51-52
Aalen, DE
Turnstraße 27
Berlin, DE
Max-Dohrn-Straße 8-10
Dresden, DE
Bertolt-Brecht-Allee 24
Dresden, DE
Fritz-Foerster-Platz 2
Görlitz, DE
Berliner Str. 63
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ZEISS Financials and Metrics

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ZEISS is a subsidiary of Carl-Zeiss-Stiftung

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ZEISS News and Updates

New Ideas for a Sustainable Future

On 25 June 2021, ZEISS signed the charter for the Kompetenzzentrum Biointelligenz e.V. together with research institutions from the Stuttgart area. Other participants include the University of Stuttgart and the University of Hohenheim as well as the NMI in Reutlingen and the Fraunhofer-Institutes IP…

Non-destructive battery module inspection on a whole new scale

The ZEISS VoluMax 9 titan is a 450 kV computed tomography system that blends compact design with robust performance. This easy-to-use machine enables sharp X-ray scans of large and dense parts such as battery modules for quick and precise quality assurance.

ZEISS and EOS collaborate in in-process monitoring for metal powder bed

ZEISS and EOS, a leading supplier for responsible manufacturing solutions via industrial 3D printing technology, have declared their intent to jointly integrate and market the ZEISS AM in-process monitoring for in-situ surveillance of the powder bed for industrial 3D printing with metals. At the For…

ZEISS Mineralogic 3D for Economic and Academic Geosciences Introduced

ZEISS today introduces ZEISS Mineralogic 3D software for automated quantitative mineralogy that achieves greater productivity and increased efficiency for the mining industry. By understanding composition, mineral relationships, and fabric of the geological materials under scrutiny, including locked…

ZEISS connects to productivity with industry-specific trends in focus

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest quality inspection innovations for aerospace, medical, new energy vehicles, and additive manufacturing will be featured at the ZEISS booth, #1108, during The Quality Show in Chicago, IL, October 26-28, 2021. These industries are...

Global Retinal Surgery Device Market (2021 to 2027) - Featuring Topcon, Alcon and Carl Zeiss Among Others

Dublin, Oct. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Retinal Surgery Device Market, Global Forecast, Impact of COVID-19, Industry Trends, by Product, Growth, Opportunity Company Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Retinal diseases vary widely, but most retinal diseases …
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ZEISS Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was ZEISS founded?

    ZEISS was founded in 1846.

  • Who are ZEISS key executives?

    ZEISS's key executives are Karl Lamprecht, Matthias Metz and Ludwin Monz.

  • How many employees does ZEISS have?

    ZEISS has 32,201 employees.

  • Who are ZEISS competitors?

    Competitors of ZEISS include Corning, GrandVision and HOYA.

  • Where is ZEISS headquarters?

    ZEISS headquarters is located at Göschwitzer Str. 51-52, Jena.

  • Where are ZEISS offices?

    ZEISS has offices in Jena, Aalen, Berlin, Dresden and in 61 other locations.

  • How many offices does ZEISS have?

    ZEISS has 68 offices.