About CabTec

CabTec AG is a successful, global Swiss company offering more than 10,000 customer-specific products from single cablesto the assembly of complex cable assemblies. About 900 employees worldwide and more than 40 years of experience provide for stable business relationships with customers.

Since the end of 2011, the CabTec Group belongs to Kowema AG based in Rotkreuz. As part of an organised succession plan, the company was sold to Kowema and part of the management was retained. Kowema invests the capital entrusted to it by various Swiss pension funds in long-term industrial holdings and only in healthy, profitable companies.

CabTec stands for high technical competence in engineering, product development, and manufacturing, which has been gained in various industries: From car seat wiringmoulded brake cable sensors, the high performance microscope, robot cabling, laser-cutting technology and computer tomography to S‑Bahn composition. We offer a variety of possibilities for cable assembly and module assembly as well as for complex plastic injection moulding.With comprehensive services up to taking charge of partial or full outsourcing, we provide our customers with significant added value.

CabTec is extremely innovative and you always have a single point of contact in your language. Everything from a single source — from CabTec to you


2020 - Consolidation of the Heilbronn location with Groß-Gerau
— Sales location Groß-Gerau opens
2015 — Sales location Heilbronn is reactivated
2013 — Certification of CabTec Suzhou ISO 9001 and ISO/TS 16949
2012 — Production launch in the Suzhou plant, China
2011 — Succession planning, change of ownership Kowema AG
2010 — the two Hungarian facilities in Kecskemét and in Szekszárd merge into one legal company, forming CabTec Ltd. from 1st January 2010

2004 — Certification CabTec Group ISO 14001
2002 — Certification CabTec Group ISO/TS 16949
2000 — Certification CabTec Group ISO 9001
1996 — Production starts in Kecskemét, Hungary
1992 — Production starts in Szekszárd, Hungary
1973 — the foundation of CabTec AG, Switzerland

Key figures

The management of the CabTec-Group consists of three members who perform different functions and responsibilities.

Fredy Zwyssig

Fredy Zwyssig

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Carsten Kortwig

Carsten Kortwig

Chief Sales Officer (CSO)

Markus Pfister

Markus Pfister

Chief Operation Officer (COO) / Services



The headquarters of CabTec AG is located in Rotkreuz surrounded by the beautiful Lake Zug with the town of Zug and the well-known mountains of Rigi and Pilatus. At the headquarters, there are about 9 employees who are responsible for project management, engineering, and sales functions. In addition, higher-level tasks, such as marketing, IT, finance, and controlling, are managed from Rotkreuz.

CabTec AG
Lettenstrasse 2
6343 Rotkreuz
Phone: +41 41 799 83 83
Fax:       +41 41 799 83 58

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Our sales location in the Rhine-Main area, in Germany, is located in Gross-Gerau and therefore very close to many customers. Here parts of our purchasing, technical project management and sporadically also key account management are organizationally merged. This allows us to centrally cover all areas in projects from purchasing to development with 15 employees.

CabTec GmbH
Sales location Germany
Im Neugrund 13
64521 Groß-Gerau, Germany

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CabTec’s production site for high-tech cable and industry cable is situated about an hour’s drive from Budapest. The total area of the site in Kecskemét is more than 10,000 sq m. On a floor space of 5,600 sq m with state-of-the-art machinery, manufacturing, and office area, 270 employees work on the solutions for our customers. Production, project management, quality management, logistics, and sales can be found locally. in addition, the centralised areas for Hungary, such as purchasing, R&D, IT, and sales, are located at the headquarters in Kecskemét.

CabTec Kft.
Head office in Hungary
István király krt. 24.
6000 Kecskemét
Telefon: +36 76 887 000
Fax:       +36 76 887 053

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The Szekszárd plant primarily manufactures automotive cable assemblies. It lies in the middle of a famous Hungarian wine region, situated about 70 km from the Croatian border. On an area of 8,741 sq m, 395 employees work on a total effective area of 5,487 sq m. The plant is equipped with large machinery for wire production. Production, project management, quality management, logistics, and sales operate locally.

CabTec Kft.
Branch office in Hungary
Selyem utca 1.
7100 Szekszárd
Phone: +36 74 889 111
Fax:       +36 74 889 164

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The new production site in Suzhou is located near Shanghai. With its presence in China, CabTec is a global supplier of cable assembly and module assembly. Production starts on an effective area of 3,600 sq m with 50 employees in September 2012. When completed, we are going to employ approx. 330 people. Thanks to the new site, now we can optimally serve our customers in China.

CabTec Cabling Technology (Suzhou) Co., Ltd.
Production site in China
Block E‑2, 42 Hongxi Road
New District
215151 Suzhou
Telefon: +86 512 6737 0400
Fax:       +86 512 6737 0401

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