All around the world, the Ottobock name stands for high-quality and technologically outstanding products and services in the field of medical technology. The goal of helping to restore mobility for people with disabilities – and protect the mobility they have retained – stands behind each and every one of the company’s products. Our conviction that quality of life is closely connected to a maximum of individual freedom and independence is a key concept that has been a major influence throughout the company’s nearly 100-year history. It also provides targeted focus for the development of new products. Ottobock is a med-tech company that has been operating in the legal form SE & Co. KGaA since 2018 and has seen stable growth for years: in 2017, sales rose by 4.6 per cent to EUR 927.4 million, adjusted for currency exchange effects, and the number of employees increased to 7,000 worldwide. The company’s international activities are coordinated from the head office in Duderstadt. A network consisting of sales and service companies in over 50 countries gives the company a global presence which enables close proximity to its customers. Thanks to the Prosthetics, Orthotics, Human Mobility (manual and power wheelchairs, rehabilitation products) and Ottobock Industrials business segments as well as the Clinical Services Network, the company is perfectly positioned and capable of offering its customers a nearly incomparable breadth of products, perfectly harmonised solutions and extensive services.