Dr. Zwissler Holding AG  |  News | 05. December 2018

80th Birthday of Dr. Ulrich Zwissler

Dr. Ulrich Zwissler, Chief Executive Officer of Dr. Zwissler Holding AG in Gerstetten celebrates its 80th birthday on 5 December 2018. The native Gerstetter took over his father's business in 1964 and transformed the then "Mechanical Weaving Gerstetten OHG" into a successful and internationally active group of companies.

As a longtime companion and connoisseur of the textile industry – for more than 50 years – Dr. Zwissler has been at the helm of Gerstetter Holding, which employs more than 500 people worldwide (with its two subgroups zwissTEX and zwissSUN). He has always liked to discover new markets. With a good deal of courage, foresight, energy and passion, he couldn´t only expand his own horizons, but also enter new entrepreneurial territory. In this way, he has succeeded in building an impressive and international group of companies.