Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
IPG Photonics Corporation (“IPG”, the “Company”, the “Registrant”, “we”, “us” or “our”) is the leading developer and manufacturer of a broad line of high-performance fiber lasers, fiber amplifiers and diode lasers that are used for diverse applications, primarily in materials processing. Fiber lasers are a new generation of lasers that combine the advantages of semiconductor diodes, such as long life and high efficiency, with the high amplification and precise beam qualities of specialty optical fibers to deliver superior performance, reliability and usability. Our diverse lines of low, mid and high-power lasers and amplifiers are used in materials processing, advanced, communications and medical applications. We sell our products globally to original equipment manufacturers (“OEMs”), system integrators and end users. We market our products internationally primarily through our direct sales force. ... More ...