Wittur Group Milestones
|2016||Acquisition of Sematic makes Wittur a truly global leading supplier in the elevators and elevator components manufacturing industry|
|2015||New test tower at Wittur Spain.
Funds managed by Bain Capital acquire ownership of Wittur from previous owners Triton/Capvis.
New production plant in Londrina, Brazil.
|2014||Trading company established in Barranquilla,
|2013||Establishment of Wittur Academy advanced training program in Europe and Asia|
|2012||Expansion of Wittur China plant in Suzhou|
|2010||Foundation of production plant in Chennai, India
Triton and Capvis acquire ownership of Wittur from previous owners Goldman Sachs, Cerberus and Credit Suisse
|2009||Establishment of Wittur production facility in Krupina, Slovakia|
|2006||The investor consortium Cerberus, Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse acquire Wittur from the Wittur familiy and minority shareholders|
|2001||Sales companies founded in Sweden and Singapore|
|2000||Takeover of manufacturing facility in Scheibbs, Austria
Establishment of assembly plant in Londrina, Brazil
Takeover of production plant in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Sales company set up in Warsaw, Poland
|1999||Acquisition of production plant in Dresden, Germany|
|1997||Acquisition of sales company near Chester in the U.K.|
|1995||Foundation of Wittur production plant in Suzhou near Shanghai, China|
|1993||Acquisition of manufacturing facility in Istanbul, Turkey
Sales company established in Hong Kong
|1991||New Group headquarters in Wiedenzhausen near Munich, Germany
Sales organisation set up in Sydney, Australia
|1987||Acquisition of sales company near Paris, France|
|1980||Start of Wittur production in Zaragoza, Spain|
|1977||Establishment of Wittur production plant in Parma, Italy
Acquisition of sales company in Almere, the Netherlands
|1968||Horst Wittur founds Wittur-Aufzugteile GmbH & Co at the age of 26 in Miesberg near Munich, Germany|
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