The Acrotec Group is a manufacturer of high precision components and a specialised, independent service provider for the watchmaking and industrial sectors. The Group’s products include critical components for mechanical watches, machinery and tools for the watchmaking and jewellery industry, customised connector pins and probes for aerospace, automotive and medical markets, as well as components for complex automotive parts such as turbochargers. Beyond machining, the services offered by the Group include galvanisation, polishing, sandblasting, decoration, thermal treatment, varnishing and engineering as well as customization of assembling tools. The Group currently operates through 21 operative companies with 18 production facilities located in the western part of Switzerland and the adjacent Haute-Savoie department in France. The 21 operative Group companies are bundled under the umbrella of Acrotec, the role of which is, inter alia, to act as a strong counterpart, leverage cross-selling and bundling opportunities, facilitate transfer of knowledge between divisions, exploit synergies in procurement of machinery and equipment between the divisions and in-source the supply of certain equipment and services.
The 21 divisions of the Group work closely together, sharing best practices and delivering a broad offer towards its blue chip customer base.
Serves a loyal industry-leading customer base of 1,500 customers with key relationships existing for over 20 years
Exposed to structurally growing end-markets
Key numbers: 18 production plants, 1,200 machines, 1,200 collaborators, exports to over 40 countries
Products include shock absorbers, spring barrels, oscillating weights and various other high precision components
Offers high-precision industrial applications for automotive, aerospace, medical, jewellery and the watch industry
Diversification to attractive, growing industrial sectors
Long-standing relationships with blue chip customers
Leading independent supplier of outsourced critical movement components for the high-end Swiss watch industry
Recognized leader in high-precision machining and manufacturing of small components for the watch and industrial sectors