Recaro Automotive GmbH (Formerly Recaro Automotive Seating GmbH)
-The Company develops and manufactures premium seats from complete seating systems to individual components serving various applications including passenger cars and commercial vehicles under its brand name Recaro.
-In 2011, as a result of Johnson Controls (currently Adient)' acquisitions of the seating business of Recaro Automotive (for passenger cars) and Keiper (for commercial vehicles), the product business unit Recaro Automotive Seating, which belongs to Johnson Controls, carved out to offer complete premium seats for passenger cars and commercial vehicles under its new brand name Recaro.
-In 2020, the Company was acquired by privately owned investment corporation Raven Acquisitions LLC, U.S.
-Raven Acquisitions LLC, U.S. privately owned investment corporation, holds 100% ownership of the Company.
Seats for passenger vehicle
Seats for commercial vehicle
|1969||The Reutter family sold the Company to the companies Keiper, Hubbert & Wagner, and Metzeler.|
|1982||Built the first JIT plant in Bremen and supplied complete seat mountings for the "Mercedes 190".|
|1983||Keiper bought out all the Company's shares.|
|1990||The Recaro Center in Kirchheim/Teck was opened.|
|1997||As part of the reconstruction of Keiper Recaro GmbH & Co. The Company became an independent company under the roof of the Keiper Recaro Group.|
|2011||Johnson Controls Inc. has completed the acquisition of Keiper Recaro Automotive.|
|Jan. 2020||The Company was sold by Adient to Raven Acquisitions LLC.|
|Oct. 2020||Opened new North American facility, Recaro Automotive HQ, in Clinton Township, Michigan.|
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