HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA engages in the development and manufacture of lighting technology and electronics components and systems for the automotive industry. It operates through the following segments: Automotive, Aftermarket, Special Applications, and Corporate Services. The Automotive segment comprises of vehicle solutions and develops technological innovations. The Aftermarket segment involves automotive parts and accessories; workshop equipment; and wholesale business. The Special Application segments include special original equipment and industries business divisions. The Corporate Services segment relates to services provided to the group. The company was founded on June 11, 1899 and is headquartered in Lippstadt, Germany.