"We were at the right time at the right place …" (Interview with the Vector management board)
… and we, as engineers, developed products for engineers,” explained Martin Litschel, one of the three founders, the success of Vector. He believes that a company not located close to Daimler and Bosch would not have been able to have the same success. “It was a home game,” added Eberhard Hinderer, also a founder of the company. But the success has many fathers: “The CiA membership gave us the chance to present our first CANalyzer tool already in 1992 at the Interkama exhibition for chicken feed,” said Dr. Helmut Schelling, the third founder, remembering the early days of the CAN business.