In March 2014 Marco Sarain started as CFO of the Swiss based SSM Schärer Schweiter Mettler AG, Horgen. SSM is THE brand and trend-setter that drives the global market in winding technology. Their competence lies in the handling of yarn during the winding and yarn processing operations, to obtain best package quality that combines all the necessary characteristics. This serves as a foundation for the optimization of quality and efficiency in the downstream processes.
Mr. Sarain has a degree in finance from the Graduate School of Business Administration Zurich (GSBA Zurich) and an Executive Master of Corporate Finance (IFZ Zug). His proven management skills he gained in various executive positions and in the machine manufacturing industry for many years, most recently as CFO of Carl Heusser AG in Cham, Switzerland.
In March 2014 Christian Widmer has been appointed Head of After Sales Services at SSM Schärer Schweiter Mettler AG in Horgen. He will ensure that SSM customers can rely on an excellent worldwide service network.
Mr. Christian Widmer has worked for SSM since 2008 as Head of the Operations department. His extended area of responsibility is a perfect match to bring knowledge together to fully satisfy SSM customers.
Despite the competitive situation in the textile machinery business, SSM has been able to maintain its market leadership and to excel within the holding company Schweiter Technologies. SSM will continue to strengthen its personnel, thereby retaining strong market position.
SSM welcome Mr. Sarain and congratulate Mr. Widmer for their new challenges, wish them success.