Inhalt - Bruno Cathomen assumes office as CEO

  • Oktober 03, 2011

Bruno Cathomen assumes office as CEO

Ad hoc communication

Biel, October 3, 2011, 7:00 a.m. As already announced in the media release dated 27 April 2011, Bruno Cathomen, Head of the Mikron Machining Division, also assumed office as CEO of the Mikron Group with effect from 1 October 2011.

Graduate engineer Bruno Cathomen (44) has headed the Mikron Machining Division since October 2009. He was previously employed in senior positions at ABB technology group and at Elcoteq Network Corporation.

Brief profile of the Mikron Group
The Mikron Group operates worldwide as a leading niche supplier of production and automation solutions for the manufacture of high-precision products up to hand-size in large quantities. Its main markets are the automotive component supply industry, the pharmaceutical and medical industries, the writing instrument industry, and the electronics and watch-making industries. Mikron’s customers benefit from more than 100 years of experience in the manufacture of customized production solutions. Its powerful and reliable machines, systems and tools fulfill the highest standards in terms of precision, economy and flexibility. A comprehensive range of services rounds off Mikron’s market offering.

The Mikron Group’s operations are divided into the two divisions Mikron Machining and Mikron Automation. The Group employs a workforce of almost 950, the majority of them at its two main sites in Agno (Switzerland) and Boudry (Switzerland). Further manufacturing facilities are located in Rottweil (Germany), Denver (USA), Singapore and Shanghai (China).

Mikron Management AG, Martin Blom, Chief Financial Officer
Phone +41 62 916 69 60,

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Communiqué de press français PDF (20 KB)
Comunicato stampa italiano PDF (20 KB)

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