LEONI has been present on the Serbian market since 2009 when it opened its first production facility in Prokuplje. Our plants in Malosiste (2014) and Niš (2017) followed. All facilities produce harnesses for global, premium car brands. The company currently employs over 7,000 people and, once the fourth plant in Kraljevo is working at full capacity by 2023, Leoni will be the largest manufacturing-sector employer in Serbia with a workforce of more than 10,000.
Our company "LEONI Wiring Systems Southeast D.O.O." has received various awards in category of the plants that are within LEONI Wiring Systems Division:
- 3rd place in the competition "Plant of the Year 2012" in the nomination "Costs - Motivation".
- 3rd place in the competition "Plant of the Year 2014" in the nomination "Best Improvement".
As socially responsible company that is taking care about the community where doing business, LEONI Serbia supports school, kinder gardens, sport clubs, children with disabilities, medical and cultural institutions. The company provided so far for socially responsible and humanitarian projects over 350.000 EUR.
For several years LEONI implements its internship program for students of final years of academic and Master studies of various faculties. So far, over 100 students passed through this program and many of them after the practice started to work in our company. LEONI Serbia established the cooperation with University in Nis, including Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Electronical Engineering and Faculty of Economy in order to improve curriculum, encouraging employment of high qualified staff and raising the level of their employability. Within this cooperation, the company started a Scholarship programme which provides annual scholarships for 15 best students of final, fourth year of academic and Master studies. The scholars are given the possibility to start their career in Leoni after graduation. In addition to scholarship program, within cooperation with faculties, it is planned the internships, Open Door Days and visits to our plants, case study competitions, lectures and workshops.