EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Region: Sibiu; Centru
Location of affected unit(s): Sibiu


Sector: Professional services
Scientific research and development
72.19 - Other research and experimental development on natural sciences and engineering
Number Employed: 2500
Group: Marquardt Group

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 24-03-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 24-03-2021
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2021
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Marquardt, a German electronic systems, sensors and controls manufacturing company, announced the expansion of its research and development centre in Sibiu. The company will create 100 new positions by the end of 2021. The roles include engineers and experts in innovative mechatronics, who will support the activities in Germany, Republic of North Macedonia, Tunis and Romania.

The research and development centre in Sibiu was established in 2008. The group's Romanian subsidiary Marquardt Schaltsysteme SCS has been operating in Sibiu since 2006 with a local workforce of 2,500 employees working across three sites. The company’s’ newest services centre Marquardt Business Services was opened in 2020.