The family foundation for continuity
The Caspar Ludwig Opländer Foundation
… was founded on 14 January 2011 by businessman and donor Dr.-Ing. E. h. Jochen Opländer along with his children Claudia Reisbeck, Jan Opländer and Felix Opländer. As the majority shareholder with a 90% interest, the family foundation ensures the continuity of WILO SE. Another purpose is to provide financial support in order to promote science, education, culture and sports.
Since 20 February 2013 the Caspar Ludwig Opländer Foundation is the trustee of the charitable Wilo Foundation founded in 2006 by the Opländer family. It supports projects regarding youth welfare, education, science and international understanding.