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Diehl Controls is one of the world’s leading specialists in developing and producing electronic modules and system components for the domestic appliance industry. We are even the global market leader in power drives up to 1,000 watts. In addition, we produce hardware and software as well as backend solutions for intelligent energy management at home. We employ around 3,000 employees in total at our sites in Germany, China, Poland, Mexico and the USA.

Our company is a subgroup of the Diehl Group, a multinational industrial group with its lead company in Nuremberg. Around 16,000 employees develop, manufacture and sell Diehl products at more than 80 sites in around 20 countries on four continents. Currently, the group has a total of 40 subsidiaries that are divided into five divisions.


As a supplier for the international household appliance industry, the Appliance department develops and manufactures electronic units and system components, from individual solutions to mass-produced control units, under the brand name Diehl AKO®. The products are mainly used for washing machines, laundry dryers, dishwashers, refrigerators, freezers and cookers. The enterprise supplies the world’s most renowned manufacturers of household appliances, applying state of the art just-in-time processes and keeping distances as short as possible.
Based on the latest converter technology, Diehl Controls also offers a great variety of highly efficient drive systems.


Connectivity Solutions

The second focus, Connectivity Solutions, is the development and manufacture of highly innovative products for the future-oriented market of energy management. We consider the intelligent handling of energy the central step towards a future worth living. Highly flexible wireless energy management systems allow modern households to save significant amounts of energy while at the same time making considerable improvements in the area of comfort and safety.