Company Profile


Rohde & Schwarz in brief

Rohde & Schwarz was founded 85 years ago and is headquartered in Munich. The independent technology group develops, produces and markets a wide range of innovative communications, information and security products for industry and government customers.

The company has grouped its activities into four business fields in order to address the different markets with dedicated products.

Test and measurement: Rohde & Schwarz is a market-leading supplier in the mobile and wireless communications sector, offering a comprehensive portfolio of T&M instruments and systems for the development, production and acceptance testing of components and consumer devices as well as for setting up and monitoring mobile networks. Other important T&M markets include the automotive industry, aerospace and defense, all industrial electronics sectors, research and education.

In broadcast and media, Rohde & Schwarz addresses network operators, content providers, post production studios and consumer electronics manufacturers. The portfolio includes solutions for the entire transmission chain for audiovisual content – from camera output and terrestrial broadcasting to transmission via satellites and IP networks.

Aerospace | defense | security comprises specialized communications, reconnaissance and security products for armed forces, public safety and security authorities and organizations as well as for operators of critical infrastructures.

The networks and cybersecurity business field offers secure WAN, LAN and WLAN network infrastructure components and products to protect data transmission, devices and applications.

The Executive Board is composed of two members: Christian Leicher (President & CEO) and Peter Riedel (President & COO). As an independent, privately owned company, Rohde & Schwarz generates its growth from its own resources. Since the company does not have to think in terms of quarterly results, it can plan for the long term. On June 30, 2018, Rohde & Schwarz had approximately 11,500 employees, about 7000 of whom work in Germany. The group achieved a net revenue of EUR 2 billion in the 2017/2018 fiscal year (July to June).

Environmental protection

Energy efficiency and economical use of resources along the entire value-added chain.


Independent, family-owned company.


Successful on the market since 1933.


Leading worldwide in five business fields: test and measurement, broadcast and media, secure communications, cybersecurity, radiomonitoring and radiolocation. Revenue of EUR 2.04 billion (2017/2018 fiscal year).

Global presence

Approx. 11,500 employees in more than 70 countries, with Rohde & Schwarz subsidiaries in approximately 60 of these countries. Export share: about 85 percent.

Innovative Production

High manufacturing depth in company-owned plants that pays off: Every year, around 300 new products and product enhancements are launched.


Certified in line with DIN EN ISO 9001, 14001, AQAP 2110 and R&TTE Directive 1999/5/EC of March 9, 1999. EN 9100 certification for radiocommunications products and relevant production and service fields.

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Rohde & Schwarz in Singapore

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Muehldorfstrasse 15
81671 Muenchen (Munich)

Tel +49 89 41 29 0
Fax +49 89 41 29 12 164

9 Changi Business Park Vista
#03-01 Singapore 486041

Tel +65 6307 0000
Fax +65 6307 0303

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