Our Family Business


WITT & SOHN is a family business, founded in 1945.

WITT is the surname of the founder, Willy Witt

SOHN is the German word for son, referring to the founder's son, Prof. Dr. Hans Witt.

Today the company is run by the grandsons:

  • Dr. Henrik Witt, Technical director
  • Mr. Karsten Witt, Commercial director

Foto_Lorf   Since November 2018 Dr. Clemens Lorf supports the management team as further Executive Director.

Now in the third generation of family control,WITT & SOHN's reputation has been built on the highest levels of product quality through continued research and development investment. Underlining the company's commitment to technical excellence through innovation, WITT & SOHN technical director Dr. Henrik Witt is actively involved in national and international research projects. ,as well as serving on various international standards committees.