About the Schunk Group

An internationally active technology company

The Schunk Group is an international technology group employing around 8,500 people in 29 countries. The company is a leading supplier of products made of high-tech materials – such as carbon, technical ceramics and sintered metal – as well as machines and systems – from environmental simulation and air conditioning to ultrasonic welding and optical machines. Turnover of the Schunk Group was €1.3 bn in 2018.

 

The Schunk Group's long-term outlook, first held by Ludwig Schunk over 100 years ago when he founded today's Schunk Group, is crucial for its success.

According to his wishes, "the company must be led in such a way that healthy development and the preservation of independence are paramount." The Schunk Group's long-term goals of financial stability and independence, profitable growth and global presence are derived from this.