Awards

  • Dr. Manfred Wittenstein, Chairman of the WITTENSTEIN SE Supervisory Board, has been honored with the Order of Merit of Baden-Württemberg 2019 as “one of the foremost engineers and entrepreneurs of our time”, who has achieved “national and international success with his company for mechatronic drive technology”.

    Photo: Winfried Kretschmann, state premier of Baden-Württemberg (left), and Dr. Manfred Wittenstein (right)
    © Ministry of State Baden-Württemberg

  • Rudolf Diesel Medal 2019: WITTENSTEIN SE receives Germany’s oldest innovation award for the “Most Sustainable Innovation”. Dr. Manfred Wittenstein, Chairman of the WITTENSTEIN SE Supervisory Board, accepts the award for Galaxie®, the radically new gearbox class. 

    Photo: © Daniel Hinz

  • WITTENSTEIN SE has received in 2018 the award for its employee-centered FLASH fault and escalation tool developed in-house at its Igersheim headquarters and is now one of the "100 places to see Industry 4.0".

  • The Galaxie® gearbox was nominated for the Deutscher Zukunftspreis 2018, the Federal President’s Award for Innovation in Science and Technology.

  • The “German Leadership Award” is presented once a year by German alumni of the Collège des Ingenieurs in recognition of exemplary corporate leadership. In 2018, Dr. Manfred Wittenstein, Chairman of the WITTENSTEIN SE Supervisory Board, convinced the jury with a combination of entrepreneurial vision and new leadership and management approaches, which have shaped his life’s work as an entrepreneur.

  • The Innovation Award of the German Economy 2016 goes to WITTENSTEIN as the winner in the „Medium-Sized Companies“ category with the Galaxie® Drive System.

  • As part of the German Project Excellence Award 2016, WITTENSTEIN received a special prize for "Result-oriented management and professional project management".

  • WITTENSTEIN AG was recently honoured for the “Digital Planning Board and Mobile Production Management” project at its “Future Urban Production” facility in Fellbach and is now one of “100 places to see Industry 4.0 in Baden-Württemberg”.

  • HERMES AWARD 2015: The "Oscar for engineers". WITTENSTEIN AG was shortlisted from a field of almost seventy entrants from ten different countries with its revolutionary Galaxie Drive System and subsequently made the most convincing impression out of the fi

  • Auszeichnung Land der Ideen
    WITTENSTEIN was distinguished for its excellent training in February 2014. The award DUALIS approves that WITTENSTEIN enables young employees an ideal start into their professional career.
  • Auszeichnung Dualis Award

    WITTENSTEIN was distinguished for its excellent training in February 2014. The award DUALIS approves that WITTENSTEIN enables young employees an ideal start into their professional career.

  • Auszeichnung attocube Top 100 Innovator 2013

    WITTENSTEIN subsidiary attocube systems AG awarded as TOP Innovator.

  • Auszeichnung IVAM Marketingpreis 2013
    IVAM Marketing Award 2013 for attocube systems.
  • Auszeichnung pcb Award Design 2012
    WITTENSTEIN has been honoured with the PCB Design Award 2012: The printed circuit board design for medical implants convinced the independent jury.
  • Auszeichnung Human Resources Excellence Awards 2013
    WITTENSTEIN AG has been named winner of the "HR Excellence Award 2013" in the "Learning and Development Strategy" category for its personnel development project "PIONEERS hit the road".
  • Auszeichnung World Entrepreneur of the Year 2012
    Dr. Manfred Wittenstein, President of WITTENSTEIN SE, participated in the prestigious competition "World Entre­preneur Of The Year" as Germany's representative and has been admitted to the Hall of Fame as one of the world's top entrepreneurs.
  • Zertifikat Audit Beruf und Familie
    In 2017 WITTENSTEIN Group was awarded a "berufundfamilie" (Career and Family) certificate in recognition of its family friendly human resources policies for the fourth time.
  • Auszeichnung IP Award
    IP Management Award 2012: WITTENSTEIN AG has just been honoured with the IP Management Award 2012 (3rd place) for its well-aimed patent work. The award is conferred annually by Fraunhofer IAO on companies that have established a powerful management system
  • Auszeichnung MM-Award
    The MM Award was won by WITTENSTEIN for the RPM+ motor / gearbox unit for High Performance Linear Systems.
  • Auszeichnung Entrepreneur des Jahres Sieger 2011
    The visionary among machine builders: Dr. Manfred Wittenstein is "Entrepreneur of the Year 2011".
  • Auszeichnung dvct - Deutscher Verband für Coaching und Training
    The PUMA team was delighted when its coaching concepts for WITTENSTEIN trainers won the coveted "dvct Coach and Trainer Award" from dvct, Germany's biggest association of training providers.
  • Auszeichnung Hoppenstedt Top Rating 2011
    The WITTENSTEIN Group is among the 3.3% of German business enterprises to achieve a solvency index of 1.
  • Auszeichnung Axia-Award
    „Axia-Award 2010“ for the WITTENSTEIN Group. Winner in the "Culture of Innovation – a Success Factor for SMEs" category in Baden-Württemberg.
  • Auszeichnung Top 100 Innovator 2010
    "Top 100" is presented to Germany's most innovative companies. The WITTENSTEIN Group was a winner in 2010.
  • Auszeichnung Kompetenzpreis Baden-Württemberg
    WITTENSTEIN alpha was honoured with the "Baden-Württemberg Competence Award for Innovation and Quality 2010".