Christian Zellweger assumed his new role as Chief Technology Officer and Head of Research & Development at FISBA at the beginning of March.
In this position, together with his team, he is responsible for decisions in the quotations, product development and technical projects fields. He structures the services required by R&D with the resources, ideas and potential and deploys efficient teams to successfully handle customer projects.
Zellweger studied at the University of Weingarten and graduated with a Master's degree (M.Sc.) in Optics. He has been working in various executive positions in the optics sector for more than ten years at home and abroad. In his new position at FISBA, Zellweger can rely on his experience and in-depth knowledge in the optical components, laser diode applications, metrology and coating fields.
Zellweger is the successor of Dr. Martin Forrer, who has been working at FISBA in St. Gallen for more than 22 years and who will be taking on a new challenge within the company as the Senior Vice President Business Development.
Since 1957, FISBA has been supplying photonics customers the widest array of design and manufacturing capabilities in the industry. Our highly specialized teams meet the complex and regulated demands of the Life Science, Defense and Aerospace, Industrial Production and Materials Processing markets, enabling the world's leading brands to fulfill their market potential. FISBA’s customer focused services range from ideation to device development support, engineering, supply chain optimization, to device assembly operations, all at our purpose-built facilities that support stringent market requirements while protecting our customers’ intellectual property. FISBA operates from locations in Switzerland, Germany and the USA.