Carl Zeiss (Pty)




Carl Zeiss (Pty) Limited was founded in 1939 and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Carl Zeiss AG, Oberkochen / Germany.

The head office of Carl Zeiss (Pty) Limited is situated in Randburg / Gauteng and the company has a branch in Cape Town and Kwa Zulu Natal.

With 63 employees (including the 1 Managing Director and 4 Managers), the company has a flat management structure.

The main businesses of the company is the sale, technical service and support of its own brand (ZEISS) of optical equipment, including microscopes and accessories, medical equipment, surgical and ophthalmic systems lasers, industrial measurement
equipment, sports optics and radiation therapy solutions


The company imports the above products from the Zeiss groups manufacturing facilities worldwide and sells them into the relevant markets, e.g medical doctors and surgeons, hospitals, laboratories, optometrists, ophthalmologists, etc. in Southern Africa. Additionally, the company imports and sells the Zeiss range of industrial measurement equipment to various manufacturing industries in Southern