Osram has announced the acquisition of U.S.-based LED Engin Inc., a manufacturer specializing in ultra-bright, ultra-compact solid state lighting solutions for variety of specialty markets.
“LED Engin opens up new opportunities for us to offer our customers tailored specialty lighting solutions. LED Engin products are suitable for a variety of specialty applications, making them an ideal addition to our portfolio,” said Hans-Joachim Schwabe, CEO of Osram’s Specialty Lighting (SP) business unit.
According to Osram, many of the LED chips used in its products were purchased from Osram Opto Semiconductors. They believe that LED Engin is a good fit and plan to integrate it into the professional and industrial applications section of the SP business unit.
“We are excited to join Osram and look forward to expanding our product portfolio and customer reach while continuing to serve our existing valued customers with additional resources,” said David Tahmassebi, CEO of LED Engin.