Developing and manufacturing highly complex electromechanical components requires absolute precision. A major supplier in the two segments “Automotive” and “Semicon”, the division comprises nine international subsidiaries in addition to its two German-based production sites.


2018 | € 301.9 million
2017 | € 277.3 million

Scope of activities/Products

  • Lead frames
  • Electromechanical components
  • Connectors

Customer groups

  • Automotive suppliers
  • Semiconductor industry/electrical industry
  • LED manufacturers

Number of employees in 2018


Annual average

For more than two decades, Possehl Electronics has been developing highly complex precision components for both the microelectronics and automotive industry. Focussing on their customers’ high demands, the division’s experts develop and industrialise smart production concepts meeting the highest technological standards. Possehl Electronics employs some 2,000 people at eleven business sites located around the globe.

As a major supplier in the automotive electronics industry, the company’s product range in the “Automotive” segment comprises technologically advanced punched and bent components produced in large batches as well as highly complex mechanical and mechatronic assemblies. The products find their use, for example, in the production of navigation-, braking- and exhaust systems as well as in electronic control systems for automatic transmissions.

The business segment “Semicon” comprises the production – mainly at the Asian sites and in the Netherlands – of lead frames used for manufacturing semiconductor chips and other electronic components, which are used in the semiconductor-, LED- and automotive industries as well as in the field of industrial automation and for safety and control systems.