Lika Electronic takes over BOGEN Electronic GmbH

von Stephan Wilke

New company name and new product and  service portfolio

Italian company Lika Electronic, based in Carrè, Italy, announces the successful strategic acquisition of BOGEN Electronic GmbH, based in Berlin, Germany. Lika is one of the leading manufacturers of optical and magnetic measurement systems in Europe and worldwide.

Both Lika and BOGEN offer outstanding process solutions for complex magnetic position, rotation and speed measurements and automation control tasks. The individual strengths of both companies in the market for magnetic sensors are combined.

 "The product portfolios of Lika and BOGEN Electronic complement each other perfectly", says Marco Calabrese, CEO of Lika Electronic. "We highly appreciate the competence of our new colleagues at BOGEN and are pleased to be able to offer comprehensive solutions for optical and magnetic measurement systems to our customers around the world".

Both companies employ approximately 140 people and have a turnover of EUR 17 million. The Berlin site will operate under the name of “BOGEN Magnetics GmbH”.