Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Swiss Textile Machinery Group elects new president
Swiss Textile Machinery Group elects new president
04
Jun '15
Ernesto Maurer (2nd from left) with other board members
Ernesto Maurer (2nd from left) with other board members
The Swiss Textile Machinery Group has elected Ernesto Maurer as new president.
 
The position of president fell vacant after the resignation of Peter Gnägi, who has been member of the board since 2002 and president since 2013.
 
Maurer, who is presently CEO of SSM Schaerer Schweiter Mettler AG in Horgen, has held various management positions in leading companies during his career.
 
Besides Maurer, Norbert Klapper (Rieter AG), Robert Reimann (Jakob Müller AG) and Ralph von Arx (Retech AG) have been elected as the new board members. Urban Germann (Stäubli Sargans AG) will continue as vice president of the Group.
 
The Swiss Textile Machinery Group was established in 1940 and it celebrates 75th anniversary this year. The Group’s planned activities for this year include participation in ITMA fair in Milan, and organising workshops on “Innovation” and “Additive Manufacturing”. (RKS)
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 25th Mar 2017

GST to positively impact retail value chain: CBRE

The implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill in India...

Textiles | On 25th Mar 2017

MEGlobal to build first ever US MEG plant

Monoethylene glycol (MEG) producer MEGlobal plans to construct a new...

Courtesy: Ulster Carpet

Textiles | On 25th Mar 2017

Ulster Carpets acquires Griffith Textile Machines

Northern Ireland based manufacturer of carpets, Ulster Carpets said...

Interviews View All

Viral Desai
Zenitex Mill Pvt Ltd

Full of green energy

Yashiki Gumber
Sahiba Fabrics

Fabric does not restrict us from fashion trends

Neel Sawhney
One Friday

‘The share of kidswear segment in the online sector is still small in...

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...

Urs Stalder
Sanitized AG

Urs Stalder, CEO, Sanitized AG, talks about the increasing use of hygiene...

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

About one in every 20 patients picks up an infection while hospitalised....

Robert Brunner
Devereux

Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH
March 2017

March 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


eNEWS
Insights
Subscribe today and get the latest News update in your mail box.
Advanced Search