Jebsen Group

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Jebsen Group
捷成洋行有限公司
Type Private
Founded 1895
Headquarters Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Area served Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Macau
Revenue Increase 2.0 billion USD (2012)
Employees 2,500
Website www.jebsen.com

Jebsen & Co (Chinese: 捷成洋行) is a marketing and distribution company based and headquartered in Hong Kong. It is the agent for a range of businesses throughout East Asia, including luxury products, beverages, electronic consumer goods, and industrial equipment. It serves as the main distributor of Porsche, Dyson, Casio and Raymond Weil in the People's Republic of China and Hong Kong. Currently Hans Michael Jebsen is the Chairman of the Group, with Helmuth Hennig as the Group Managing Director.

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Originally founded in 1895 as a shipping agency, by Heinrich Jessen and Jacob Jebsen, Jebsen & Co later embraced the import-export trade business in the early years of British colonial rule. In 1953, Jebsen imported the first Volkswagen Beetle into Hong Kong. In 1963, the company was required to temporarily close its offices in China, afterwards opening them again in the late 1970s.

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