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15. December 2023

GROB AG Nebikon is now a part of the F.G. Pfister Foundation

As part of a succession solution, Fritz Grob, owner and Chairman of the Board of Directors of GROB AG Nebikon, is selling 90% of the company to F.G. Pfister Holding AG, under whose umbrella the entrepreneurial activities of the F.G. Pfister Foundation are bundled.

GROB AG Nebikon is a leading Swiss manufacturer and supplier of high-quality gearwheels, bevel gears, worms and worm gears for customers in the machine and vehicle construction, plant and apparatus engineering sectors.

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1. December 2023

Alder + Eisenhut AG is now under the umbrella of the F.G. Pfister Foundation

As part of his succession plan, Robin T. Alder, owner, chairman of the board and CEO of Alder + Eisenhut AG, is selling 90% of the company to F.G. Pfister Holding AG, which handles entrepreneurial activities for the F.G. Pfister Foundation.

The 132-year-old traditional Swiss company Alder + Eisenhut AG based in Ebnat-Kappel (St. Gallen) is a fourth-generation family business and the leading Swiss manufacturer and marketer of gymnastics and sports equipment for school and club sports. The company has also been involved in stage building since 2005.

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12. November 2023

Prix Suisse 2023: Ski racer Marco Odermatt honored and keynote interview with President Bill Clinton

Marco Odermatt receives the Prix Suisse 2023 for his outstanding performance as a top athlete and ski racer. It was awarded by Federal Councillor and Sports Minister Viola Amherd. The high-profile keynote interview with Bill Clinton, the 42nd President of the United States of America, focused on global challenges. The Prix Suisse is an annual award presented by the non-profit organization Initiative Switzerland to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to Switzerland.

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21. September 2023

Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch new member of the Board of Directors of F.G. Pfister Holding AG

Former State Secretary and Director of the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch has been elected as a new member of the Board of Directors of F.G. Pfister Holding AG.

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28. June 2023

President Bill Clinton attends the Prix Suisse 2023

President Bill Clinton with keynote interview at Prix Suisse 2023. Ski racer Marco Odermatt will be honoured with the «Prix Suisse 2023» for his outstanding achievements. Ex-Research Director of NASA Prof. Dr. Thomas Zurbuchen with guest lecture.

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