Arri acquires Clay Paky and deepens into the entertainment and stage industries
Arri has announced the acquisition Clay Paky from the previous company Osram. The first company has assured that with this purchase they access to the entertainment and stage industries.
Clay Paky will remain as an organization with its brand, its setup and structure of staff and locations.
“With Clay Paky as part of our corporate group, ARRI will become a leading lighting solutions provider with top brands for both the motion picture and live entertainment markets,” emphasizes Dr. Matthias Erb, Chairman of the ARRI Executive Board. “The expertise, passion, and dedication to lighting that distinguishes both companies also demonstrates that we are well-matched. These similarities form a strong foundation for building a successful cooperation and the further development of our business areas.”
Marcus Graser, CEO of Clay Paky pictured right, adds: “We are very happy to be joining the ARRI family. Both companies have a leading position in their field, thanks to a deep market knowledge, innovation power, and customer understanding. We both share a rich heritage and an unconditional passion for technology and innovation in a professional industry that fascinates thousands of people around the world. Together with ARRI, we will continue to work on our vision to create the best-in-class lighting equipment and services while offering world-class reference products to an even broader customer base.”