Data - Eschenbach Group, Nuremberg, Germany

Founded:                                  1913

Holding company:                    Eschenbach Holding GmbH 

Operating company:                Eschenbach Optik GmbH, Nürnberg

Managing directors:                 Dr. Jörg Zobel (Chief Executive Officer),
                                                 Uwe Schultze, Matthias Anke 
                                                
Export quota:                            60 per cent

Sales:                                        in more than 80 countries

Subsidiaries:                             Switzerland, Austria, Italy, Denmark, France,
                                                  Great Britain, Netherlands, USA, Japan, Spain, Poland,   
                                                  Czech Republic

Staff:                                         500 (of these about 200 in Germany)