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electronica China 2024 | Trade Fair Review

electronica China 2024 has come to a successful end, and we at Hirschmann Automotive can look back on an exciting and productive trade fair.

Awarded as Excellent Apprenticeship Company

We're delighted to announce that we've once again received the state award »Excellent Apprenticeship Company 2024-2027«! The »Excellent Apprenticeship Company« initiative is awarded every three years and is aimed at apprenticeship companies that demonstrate above-average quality in the training of their apprentices.

electronica China: International Trade Fair for the Electrical Industry

The leading trade fair for electronic components, systems, applications, and solutions in China – the electronica China – will take place from July 8 to 10 in Shanghai, and we will exhibit. It is one of the most important trade fairs for the electrical industry in Asia and brings together leading companies worldwide. Get to know our products in low and high voltage, stamping, and other interesting innovations. Visit us at booth N4.4618 in Shanghai New International Expo Center from Monday on and meet our experts!

On Road to the Smart Factory

Hirschmann Automotive continues to focus on intelligent but resource-saving automation and invests in state-of-the-art technologies at its headquarters in Rankweil, Austria.

Receiving the Prestigious »Lean Management-Leitbetrieb®« 2023/2024 Award

Hirschmann Automotive has received the prestigious »Lean Management-Leitbetrieb®« 2023/2024 award for the West region in Austria! This coveted award is given to companies that stand out through the implementation of lean management strategies with a focus on waste reduction, efficient processes and continuous improvement. This award confirms that the automotive supplier is practicing lean management at a very high level. In addition, Hirschmann Automotive's contributions have significantly enriched the exchange of experience within the Lean Circle Group. This commitment has made a significant contribution to strengthening the production sites in Austria and securing production and jobs in the country. The achievement reflects the commitment to these principles and the tireless pursuit of excellence. A big thank you to the team who made this award possible! This is a testament to the commitment and continuous development of Hirschmann Automotive.

Connected by Passion for a Green Future: Together We Celebrated Earth Week

In cooperation with all seven plants, we have organized our first interactive Earth Week Campaign around the globe. From planting trees to building bee hotels, our employees have initiated conservation efforts that benefit our environment and biodiversity in the long term.

Hirschmann Automotive Invests in the Future: New Plants in Morocco & China

Hirschmann Automotive, a leading global provider of premium solutions for the automotive industry, continues to expand its economic and technological lead with investments around the globe. The expansion in Morocco and China marks a significant milestone in the company's growth strategy and strengthens its market position.

Women in Leadership

»Today, we are celebrating the strength, determination, and resilience of women everywhere.« - Michelle Obama. HAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY!

Standing Strong Together: Our Donation Campaign for Morocco

In September, Morocco was shaken by a devastating earthquake that left the nation racing against the clock to find survivors and assess the damage caused. Our thoughts and support go out to the people affected by this tragedy.

(E)mission Impossible?

Hirschmann Automotive is confidently taking the road towards CO₂ neutrality by 2050 with a multifaceted approach.

Standing Strong Together

In recent days, Morocco was shaken by a devastating earthquake that has left the nation racing against the clock to find survivors and assess the damage caused by it. Our thoughts and support go out to the people affected by this tragedy.

The Representatives of Vorarlberg's Most Prominent Companies as Guests in Our Halls

On Tuesday evening, our logistics center at the headquarters in Rankweil was transformed into an event location! The reason was the “VN Top 100” event, where more than 300 top representatives and prominent entrepreneurs from Vorarlberg's economy and politics, including Finance Minister Magnus Brunner and Country Councilor Marco Tittler, were visiting. We are proud to have hosted this event, where Vorarlberg's largest and most successful companies are honored, and the VN Business Award is presented every year.

Angelo Holzknecht Becomes New CEO of Hirschmann Automotive

Following the latest Board resolution, Angelo Holzknecht will take up the position of Chief Executive Officer. The international automotive supplier is pleased to be able to appoint this responsible position from within its own ranks.

Adrian Low is the new Managing Director of China.

We are pleased to announce that Adrian Low will take over the position of Managing Director as of February 20, 2023. He will be fully responsible for the business and operations in the APAC market for Hirschmann Automotive.

Most Attractive Employer for Students Award

We are pleased to announce that our plant in Vsetín has been honored with the "Most AQttractive Employer for Students Award 2022" on 3rd place in Zlín region. This award is a result of our teamwork and passion for people.

Hirschmann Automotive is a certified Great Place To Work® company at four of our seven plants worldwide. We were sucessfully awarded with this prestigious certification in our plants in Mexico, Morocco, China and Romania. It is a testament to our commitment in creating an inclusive, supportive, and dynamic work environment for all our employees.

Our journey towards this achievement has been driven by our core values PASSION, COOPERATION and COMMITMENT. This encourages a culture where every team member feels valued and empowered. 

74% of participants are of the opinion that they would describe our company as a Great Place To Work®, taking all factors into account. 
The global average value of all statements is 70%.

The global participation rate was 80%. 

San Miguel, Mexico

Our plant in San Miguel, Mexico was the first one within our Group to be recognized as a Great Place To Work®-certified company. Since 2015, our employees in San Miguel have been driving progress in the automotive industry, thus shaping the mobility of today and tomorrow.

As GPTW expresses, „This is a badge of honor that validates the employee experience you’ve created for your people and the great workplace culture you’ve built. It can help you recruit new employees, retain existing ones, open partnership opportunities, and more.“

Kenitra, Morocco

Our plant in Kenitra, Morocco has also been certified as a Great Place To Work®, making it the second one within our Group to achieve this milestone.

Since 2012, our employees in Kenitra have been driving progress in the automotive industry, thus shaping the mobility of today and tomorrow. This recognition shows the dedication and hard work of every member of our team at our plant in Kenitra. The Great Place To Work® certification reflects the embodiment of our core values and a culture that places our employees‘ well-being and professional growth at the forefront.

Nantong, China

In Nantong, China, we are proud to be certified by Great Place To Work® as well! This award is based entirely on what current employees say about their working experience the plant.

This award shows that we stand out as one of the top companies to provide a great workplace for our employees. We are aware that there is still room for improvement and will work on the points mentioned to make the working environment even better for everyone. YAt Hirschmann Automotive, we believe a great work culture is the foundation of innovation, productivity, and success.

Târgu Mureș, Romania

Last but not least, our plant in Târgu Mureș has been awarded with the Great Place to Work® certification!

This is a recognition of our continued commitment to creating an outstanding work environment characterized by trust, pride and team spirit. The feedback of our employees is the key to our joint success!

We extend our heartfelt congratulations to the teams at our certified locations for their exceptional efforts in making Hirschmann Automotive a place where people love to work. The Great Place to Work® certification is not just a badge of honor; it represents the voice of our employees and their positive experience within our organization. As we celebrate this occasion, we remain focused on our mission to maintain and enhance our workplace culture. Let’s continue to drive forward, innovate, and set new benchmarks for what it means to be a Great Place to Work®.

The Great Place To Work® certifications are another milestone on our journey and we look forward to continuing to grow together with and thanks to our employees. After all, they are the foundation of our success!

Date:14.04.2024