We invite you to take a look at our values and our history archive.
ODU is managed by Dr. Ing. Kurt Woelfl, Robert Klemisch and Dr. Josef Leitner. Together, they shape ODU’s motto: With creativity, inventiveness and innovative strength, we actively shape our company’s future and create value for our customers.
There is magic in every beginning. The inventor Otto Dunkel quickly recognized the magic behind an everyday observation – and used it to develop the world’s first spring contact.
Founding of ODU Austria GmbH
Direct sales in Taiwan, South East Asia and New Zealand via ODU Hong Kong
Founding of ODU Korea Inc.
The new production building in Sibiu was completed on schedule in September 2018.
ODU opened a new production facility near Tijuana, Mexico.
Founding of the subsidiary ODU Japan K.K.
Founding of the subsidiary ODU Italia S.R.L.
Founding of the subsidiary ODU Denmark ApS
Founding of the Product Development Center (PDC) in Shanghai, China
Founding of the subsidiary ODU Romania Manufacturing SRL
Founding of ODU (Shanghai) Connectors Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Founding of ODU Scandinavia AB
Founding of the subsidiary ODU-France SARL
Founding of the subsidiary ODU-UK Limited
Founding of the subsidiary ODU-USA, Inc.
Founded by Otto Dunkel