On 1st September 2012 Peter Heimlicher, the founder and President of the Contrinex Group, handed over as CEO to his daughter and fellow member of the Management Board, Annette Heimlicher.
As Director of Corporate Development, Annette Heimlicher has overseen much of the Group’s recent expansion, particularly in India and Brazil, and is on the Board of several Contrinex subsidiaries. Annette Heimlicher holds a post-graduate degree in economics from the London School of Economics and formerly held the post of Associate Director at the World Economic Forum in Geneva.
In her new role, Mrs Heimlicher will continue to pursue a growth strategy for the Group.
By 2015 we want to break through the CHF 100 million sales mark by focusing on high-value niche markets and products that deliver clear customer benefits through high-tech – playing to our strengths and expertise. Annette Heimlicher