Leister AG is a Swiss group of companies that maintains a presence throughout the world. Its headquarters are situated in the canton of Obwalden in central Switzerland. With a focus on technology, and led by Chairperson of the Board Christiane Leister as well as Group CEO Beat Mettler, the Group is growing at a steady rate and employs 850 staff members worldwide. Its export share amounts to 98%.
As the holding company, Leister AG is at the head of the Leister Group structure. The Leister Group includes Leister Technologies AG, which has subsidiaries on three continents as well as approximately 130 Sales and Service Centers in over 100 countries, plus Axetris AG and its employees in Leister's foreign companies.
Leister Technologies AG
For almost 70 years now, Leister Technologies AG has been a market and technology leader in the areas of polymer welding devices and modules for industrial process heat.
Axetris AG started out developing and producing micro-technical components in 1998, and distributes its products across the world. Its product range consists of gas sensor modules and systems as well as micro-optical components, and it is a leading light in certain types of applications.
Leister and Axetris brands
The Leister and Axetris brands are world-renowned and stand for high-quality products with sophisticated technology, as well as reliable partnerships and outstanding customer benefits.