From Banknote Printers to International Industrial Group
Hermann Giesecke and Alphonse Devrient founded Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) in Leipzig in 1852. The company specialized in printing banknotes. After their property in Leipzig was expropriated in 1948, and following the firm’s subsequent re-establishment in Munich, Siegfried Otto developed the company into an international technology group.
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