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GS1 AISBL, an international nonprofit association formed under the laws of Belgium, operates this site in order to provide legal entity identifier ("LEI") services as a local operating unit ("LOU") authorised by the Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation ("GLEIF").

GS1 AISBL ("Principal") has contracted GS1 Germany GmbH ("Agent"), a company formed under the laws of Germany, to serve as GS1 AISBL's agent in operating and maintaining the site and in serving as its LEI Service Centre.


Principal: GS1 AISBL

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Phone: +32 2 788 78 00




Commercial Register

Register: Crossroad Bank of Enterprises

Register ID: 0419.640.608


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Miguel A. Lopera, President & CEO (address as above)


Agent and Site Manager: GS1 Germany GmbH

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GS1 Germany GmbH

Stolberger Strasse 108A

50933 Cologne



Phone: +49 221 94714-0

Fax: +49 221 94714-990




Commercial Register

Register: District Court Cologne

Register ID: HRB 6276

Executive Director: Thomas Fell


Sales tax identification number according to § 27a sales tax law



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