CEO on entry into e-mobility Varta boss: New battery cell is fully charged in six minutes

CEO on entry into e-mobility Varta boss: New battery cell is fully charged in six minutes

CEO on entry into e-mobility Varta boss: New battery cell is fully charged in six minutes

The qualified electrical engineer Herbert Schein (55) has been working for Varta for around 28 years. Since April 2016 he has been running the business of the group based in Ellwangen, Baden-Württemberg, 100 kilometers northeast of Stuttgart.So far, the company has mainly built rechargeable lithium-ion button cells for wireless headphones and household batteries, for example for remote controls, flashlights, watches and the like. Consolidated sales rose by around 140 percent to 870 million euros in 2020, also due to the acquisition of the household battery segment.