LAPP is a leading supplier of integrated solutions and branded products in the field of cable and connection technology. Founded in 1959, it is fully owned by the founding family to this day. In the 2021/22 financial year, LAPP generated a consolidated turnover of EUR 1,864 million and currently employs 5,055 people. The company’s core market is in the industrial machinery and plant engineering sector, but also food industry, logistics, energy and mobility sector. The portfolio includes standard and highly flexible cables, industrial connectors and screw technology, as well as technical accessories. Coming from an AC dominated energy world, LAPP is now increasingly focusing on the area of industrial communication and DC technology for the smart factory of tomorrow. LAPP's innovative cable portfolio designed for DC forms the basis for a resource-efficient energy supply in industry. Being part of the ODCA is a logical consequence of many years of research work on DC and offers the opportunity to work with strong partners to integrate DC into everyday practice.