Quality

You can count on us

Whether aroma-proof or aseptic: When it comes to quality and maximum precision, there is no way around Rychiger. We make sure that everything runs smoothly. From the very first moment - and for all the years to follow. No wonder many leading manufacturers around the world rely on it.

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Alessio Maiocchi
Alessio MaiocchiProduct Manager Healthcare

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 66
alessio.maiocchi@rychiger.com

Alessio Maiocchi works as Product Manager Healthcare at Rychiger. He took on this role in 2013 and is responsible for the strategic alignment of our product portfolio. He studied industrial engineering at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences, specializing in mechanical engineering.
Bruno  Lauener
Bruno LauenerKey Account Manager Sales Healthcare

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 01
bruno.lauener@rychiger.com

Bruno Lauener joined Rychiger in 2011. In 2018, he was appointed Key Account Manager in Sales Healthcare. Prior to this role, he worked as a team leader and Key Account Manager in Customer Service. Before Bruno came to Rychiger, he was involved in the development of industrial laser units. After graduating in electrical engineering, he completed a post-graduate course in business administration at HSO Thun.
Mario  Mester
Mario MesterSenior Sales Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
mario.mester@rychiger.com

Mario Mester came to Rychiger in 2013 where he works as Senior Sales Manager. After graduating in mechanical engineering more than 20 years ago, Mario worked as a sales engineer at various companies providing packaging machines for the food, beverages and pharmaceutical industries.
Peter Kathriner
Peter KathrinerSenior Sales Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 08
peter.kathriner@rychiger.com

Peter Kathriner joined Rychiger in 2017. For more than 30 years, he has been working in international sales. Geographically speaking, his speciality is Europe and Asia, where he also lived and worked for several years. He holds various Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) certificates such as Introduction to Coffee, Sensory Skills and Roasting foundation besides a number of sales and marketing certificates including an MBA from Shanghai.
Urs Moser
Urs MoserSenior Sales Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 69
urs.moser@rychiger.com

Since 2014, Urs Moser has been working for Rychiger as Senior Sales Manager. He can look back over more than 25 years of international experience in capital investment in the packaging industry. Urs also worked 15 years in international sports events management.
Uwe Wang
Uwe WangSales Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 05
xinyu.wang@rychiger.com

Uwe Wang joined Rychiger as Sales Manager in 2016. He is responsible for the development of the Far East markets. Uwe completed his training in mechanical engineering in Germany.
Wolf Koeke
Wolf KoekeSenior Sales Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 09
wolf.koeke@rychiger.com

Wolf Koeke is our Senior Sales Manager Healthcare. Before joining Rychiger in 2019, he was involved in business development at a number of companies in the solar energy and semiconductor industries. Wolf trained as a mechanical engineer in Germany and Great Britain.
Rolf Wirz
Rolf WirzProduct Manager Food & Beverage

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 79 69
rolf.wirz@rychiger.com

Rolf Wirz joined Rychiger in 2016 as Product Manager Food & Beverage. He previously worked as a development engineer and sales manager at Oberburg Engineering where he gained experience in the design of packaging machines. He later became the technical director and CEO of a small company producing special machines and packaging plants. Rolf Wirz graduated as mechanical engineer FH and completed a post-graduate course in business management at BFH Burgdorf.
Adrian Oester
Adrian OesterService Desk Agent

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 25
customer.service@rychiger.com

Adrian Oester joined Rychiger in 2010, and was ap-pointed Service Desk Agent in 2015. Prior to his move to Customer Service, he worked as a service techni-cian. In this role, he commissioned and serviced plants and assisted customer in troubleshooting. He gradu-ated as a specialist in business administration and applied technical management at HSO Thun.
Marc Siegrist
Marc SiegristDirector Service Operations

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 79 66
marc.siegrist@rychiger.com

Mark Siegrist joined Rychiger in 2014. In 2019, he was appointed Director Service Operations. During the previous three years, he was working as a project manager for international customers. In 2013, he graduated from FHNW with a BSc in life sciences specializing in medical technology.

Denise Buache
Denise BuacheDirector Human Resource Management

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 85
denise.buache@rychiger.com

Denise Buache first joined Rychiger in 2000. In 2016, she was appointed Director Human Resource Man-agement & Head of Training Academy Commercial. Prior to this position, she was responsible for many years for Finance & Accounting. During her career, she completed a course in financial administration and graduated as a HR specialist from Wirtschaftsschule Thun. Between 1993 and 2002, Denise played handball at DHB Rot-weiss Thun where she was a member of the senior team competing in the first division of the Swiss Hand-ball League.
Jörg Dirren
Jörg DirrenVice President Finance, HR, IT & Administration

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
joerg.dirren@rychiger.com

Jörg Dirren was recruited by Rychiger in 2014 as Vice President Finance, HR, IT & Administration. In his previous career, he held positions as Chief Financial Officer, head of international controlling, head of finance and accounting, as well as account manager at a fiduciary company with international clients. Jörg Dirren sits on the board of directors of several affiliated and independent companies and foundations. He is a Swiss-certified fiduciary expert and completed a two-year course in financial auditing at Kammerschule in Zürich, now EXPERTsuisse.
Thomas  Studer
Thomas StuderHuman Resource Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 79 91
thomas.studer@rychiger.com

Thomas Studer joined Rychiger in 2017 as Human Resource Manager. He previously worked at WIA and Burgergemeinde Bern as HR manager. He holds a certificate in applied sciences in organization and personnel development from FHNW.
Peter Dähler
Peter DählerVice President Operations

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
peter.daehler@rychiger.com

In 2018, Peter Dähler was appointed Vice President Operations. Prior to his move to Rychiger, he worked at United Grinding where he was head of global stra-tegic operations and responsible for production at a major site. He holds an Executive MBA in Logistic Management from PHW Bern. Peter initially graduat-ed in mechanical engineering at IBZ Bern and is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.
Patrick Hutter
Patrick HutterVice President Customer Service

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
patrick.hutter@rychiger.com

Patrick Hutter joined Rychiger in September 2019 as Vice President Customer Service. He previously worked as Head of After Sales Service at Wilco AG. He graduated in electrical engineering at Hochschule für Technik Zürich and holds an Executive MBA in General Management from HTW Chur.
Marco Stalder
Marco StalderVice President Division Food & Beverage

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
marco.stalder@rychiger.com

Marco Stalder joined Rychiger in 1993 as an apprentice technical draughtsman. In 2011, he was appointed a member of the Executive Board and headed the sales and marketing office for all Rychiger divisions. Following the restructuring of the company in 2019, he became Vice President Division Food & Beverage. In 2004, Marco Stalder completed a post-graduate course in industrial business administration FH, followed by an Executive Master of Business Administration.
Axel Förster
Axel FörsterCEO

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
axel.foerster@rychiger.com

Axel Förster was appointed CEO of Rychiger AG in 2001. He trained as a toolmaker and graduated as an industrial engineer from Berlin Institute of Technolo-gy. Following his studies, he worked for several years as a management consultant before taking up a posi-tion as Senior Project Manager at Nestlé where he oversaw several regional and global industrial reor-ganization projects. Apart from managing Rychiger AG and its subsidiaries, he sits on the board of direc-tors of a number of other companies and is a board member of various business associations.
Micha  Kühne
Micha KühneVice President Division Healthcare

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
micha.kuehne@rychiger.com

Micha Kühne joined Rychiger in 2010 after working in various positions in the medical technical industry, including as Senior Project Manager at Ypsomed AG. In 2018, he was appointed Vice President Division Healthcare, after having served as interim CEO of Zellwag Pharmtech AG. Prior to this interim appoint-ment, Micha Kühne worked as Business Development Manager for Rychiger, building up and expanding the markets for Rychiger products in Europe and North America. He holds a master's degree in mechanical engineering from ETHZ.

Isménio Azevedo will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

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Joseph Hancock
Joseph HancockBraeside, Australia

+61 38586 2900
j.hancock@tclhofmann.com.au

Joseph Hancock will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

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Farhad Pirouz
Farhad PirouzUAE


pirouz@dphtrade.com

Farhad Pirouz will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

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Marcelo Cozac
Marcelo CozacSão Paulo, Brasil


mcozac@mcpackusa.com

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Marius Olszewski
Marius OlszewskiIllinois, North America

+1 855-697-7962
us.service@rychiger.com

Marius Olszewski will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

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Pratik Mathur
Pratik MathurBangalore, India

+918130441949
pm@teabagmachine.com

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Maanit Promduang
Maanit PromduangSamutprakarn, Thailand

+66 (0) 2 383 4333
maanit.p@rieckermann.com

Maanit Promduang will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

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Saranyu Ngamwannakul
Saranyu NgamwannakulSamutprakarn, Thailand

+66 (0) 2 383 4333
saranyu.n@rieckermann.com

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Arne SchraderPetaling Jaya, Malaysia

+603 7660 9239 860
a.schrader@rieckermann.com

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Jo William
Jo WilliamJakarta Utara, Indonesia

+62 816 1905 511
jowilliam@nutraco.co.id

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Massimo Bartalini
Massimo BartaliniItaly


massimo.bartalini@hotmail.ch

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Marija Jakonic SirackiKikinda, Serbia

0800-444-997
info@sbb.rs

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Lluis Chueca
Lluis ChuecaBarcelona, Spain

+34 934 572 800
imco@imco.es

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