Our History

From its modest beginnings more than 60 years ago, Ackermann has grown into an instrument company well positioned to become a market leader in its product fields.
The name of Ackermann is inseparably linked to surgical technology and creates tomorrow's medical technology.


1954  Foundation of Ackermann Instrumente GmbH by Heinz Ackermann
1967  Ackermann becomes one of the leading manufacturer of ophthalmologic instruments worldwide
1972  Ackermann developes new product ranges
1978  Product Range extends to instruments made of titanium
1988  Start of the production of endoscopic instruments
1989  Rolf Ackermann becomes CEO
1992  Enlargement of the dealership network in Europe
2002  Inauguration of the new headquarter in Weilheim, Germany
2006  Foundation of Ackermann Medical in Switzerland
2007  Foundation of affiliated company in China
2010  Enlargement of the headquarterin Weilheim
2011  Foundation of affiliated company in USA and Greece
2012  Foundation of affiliated company in India
2014  Foundation of affiliated company in Mexico

Affiliated Companies

Ackermann built global distritution networks and affiliated companies.

Ackermann Instrumente GmbH
Eisenbahnstrasse 65-67
78604 Rietheim-Weilheim

Tel: +49 (0)7461 966 17 0
Fax: +49 (0)7461 966 17 70
E-Mail: info(at)ackermanninstrumente.de


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