KATHREIN was founded in 1919 in Bavaria by Anton KATHREIN senior. Immediately realizing the importance of radio, KATHREIN would become the world’s oldest and most important antenna manufacturer. Managed by Anton KAHREIN since 1972, the group nowadays is present on the five continents through its 61 subsidiaries. Today, Anton Klaus KATHREIN lead the group.

 « Communication is a question of inter-reaction between man and technology. Advancing the various technologies so that they meet with our rapidly changing requirements - that's what we understand as progress for society and civilization. »




Anton Klaus KATHREIN
,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
KATHREIN-Werke KG

 

Some figures:

21 production factories including the following main ones:

Germany

KATHREIN WERKE KG
CITYCO

Austria

KATHREIN AUSTRIA

Brazil

KATHREIN MOBILCOM

China

KATHREIN TECHNOLOGY

USA

KATHREIN SCALA DIVISION

France

KATHREIN France

Romania 

KATHREIN ROUMANIA

Italy

SIRA

 

Turnover 2013: 1,360 M€
Employees : 8900 (December 2014)