Founded in 1919, Kathrein is a world leading provider of antenna and filter technologies with headquarters in Rosenheim, Germany. The company has long been a valued supplier to Ericsson. Together, we have one of the strongest combined antenna system patent portfolios in the industry.
With this acquisition, Ericsson has gained a competent organization focusing on R&D, production, and sales, based in more than 20 locations including Germany, Romania, the U.S., Mexico, and China. With most of the professionals based in Europe, Ericsson is complementing its already strong R&D base across 21 locations on the continent.