Webasto – A Tradition of Progress

Webasto is a global innovative systems partner to almost all automotive manufacturers and has been family-owned since its foundation in 1901. We develop and produce roof and convertible roof systems, heating and cooling systems as well as charging solutions and battery systems for electromobility. Our company is among the top 100 suppliers in the automotive industry.

Webasto – A Tradition of Progress

Added Value for Mobility

Webasto is the world market leader for roof and convertible roof systems as well as parking heaters and is among the world’s largest 100 suppliers to the automotive industry. Furthermore, the company concentrates on the growth market electromobility with heating systems, charging solutions and battery systems.

A tradition of progress

The name comes from the initials Wilhelm Baier, Stockdorf. In the beginning, the company produced stamped parts, wire holders and home appliances. Today, Webasto develops, produces and sells complete roof and convertible roof systems as well as heating, cooling and ventilation systems at more than 50 locations.

Press & Events

Our business is quite varied. So, keep track of news on the Webasto corporation and product portfolio in the online press centre.
And we are present at a wide range of trade fairs and other events. We look forward to the opportunity to get to know you personally.

Passion – Our most valuable material

Technological innovation requires committed and competent “doers” with quite an enthusiasm for the automotive world. And what we promise to more than a million drivers, is what we guarantee our employees as well: excellent climate.

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Shaping new technologies for the mobility of tomorrow, and get a bit better at it every day - this is what drives us.

Webasto worldwide

Webasto has over 50 locations throughout the world – more than 30 of them production sites. Click here to find out more.

Sustainability – An applied Webasto principle

Since its foundation in 1901, responsible business decisions determine our company’s course. Economical, ecological and social aspects which are also laid down in our corporate program ONE Webasto govern our actions. 

Tax UK Strategy

You can download our UK Tax Strategy information here:

Webasto UK Tax Strategy Dec. 2020

Webasto UK Tax Strategy Dec. 2021

Webasto UK Tax Strategy Dec. 2022

Gender Pay Gap Report

You can access our Gender Pay Gap report here:

Gender Pay Gap Report April 2023

Modern Slavery Statement

Webasto Roof Systems Ltd. is committed to operating responsibly and establishing high ethical standards across our company. The U.K. Modern Slavery Act of 2015 requires companies carrying on business in the U.K. to publish a statement describing steps taken to ensure modern forms of slavery and human trafficking are not taking place in the company’s business operations and supply chains.

Read our Modern Slavery Act Statement

Webasto Retirement Benefits Scheme

The Statement of Investment Principles document gives details of the investment principles of the Webasto Retirement Benefits Scheme, a pension scheme in the United Kingdom sponsored by Webasto Roof Systems Limited.  If you have any queries arising from this document please do not hesitate to contact Alison Lowe, Member Nominated Trustee
on +44 (0)121 313 5688.


Statement of Investment Principles

Webasto Implementation Statement 2023