Car Part Manufacturer
Hella is a leading brand for electrical and lighting car parts. Hella is a family-owned company with a 100-year long history. The company was created in 1899 as the 'Westfälische Metall-Industrie Aktien-Gesellschaft' in Germany. The Hella brand was created in almost 10 years later in 1908. The company remained in Germany only for the first sixty years of its existance. In 1961 however, it expanded towards other parts of the world by starting up a plant in Australia. Today Hella employs 29.000 in over 35 countries.
The brand is known for its innovation regarding electrical and lighting systems in particular for the automotive industry. As such, the Hella Group belongs to the top 50 car parts suppliers in the world and the top 100 largest German industrial companies.