The Carl Zeiss Group was founded in 1848 as a workshop for precision mechanics and optics - in the German city of Jena. Today they are a global leader in the optical and opto-electronic industries. The Carl Zeiss Group have offices in over 30 countries and are represented in more than 100 countries, with production centers in Europe, North America, Central America and Asia. The company's headquarters are located in Oberkochen, Germany, in northeastern Baden-Württemberg.
The most important task, according to Carl Zeiss, is to enable science and technology to go beyond what man can see. "We make it visible," the corporate slogan, and the promise to customers to open doors that were previously sealed.
Carl Zeiss Group is a market leader and offers an extraordinary spectrum of leading-edge solutions and products.