History and Milestones

SCHOTT Founders

Who were SCHOTT’s famous personalities? What was their life’s work?
Otto Schott Otto Schott
(1851 – 1935)

Founder of the Specialized Glass Industry
Ernst Abbe Ernst Abbe
(1840 – 1905)

Important Social Reformer
Carl Zeiss Carl Zeiss
(1816 – 1888)

Precision Mechanic and Entrepreneur
Erich Schott Erich Schott
(1891 – 1989)

Pioneer of the „Economic Miracle“