Management & Mission Statement

The combination of high quality "Made in Germany" technology, long-term availability, and exceptional ease of use makes IDS cameras unique. We develop and manufacture all of our products with the aim providing our customers with the best user experience in the vision market.

If everyone's running in one direction, I like to run in the other as a matter of principle.

— Jürgen Hartmann - Founder and owner —

Cameras and artificial intelligence, a combination that allows IDS to reinvent itself and contribute to shaping the future.

— Jan Hartmann - Managing Director —

Jan Hartmann - Managing Director

Jan Hartmann studied economics at the Goethe University in Frankfurt after completing his training as an IT specialist. He then joined the IDS Group in 2017. Initially, he was responsible for the corporate real estate division and afterwards for the sister company IDS Innovation. Before his entry into the IDS management board in March 2020, he was already in charge of the banking, insurance and legal departments.