Gnad Vienna and Shanghai

Who we are?

Gnad was founded in Vienna and is a family enterprise for over 85 years. With our experience and knowledge across diverse industries, we have the ability to think outside the box and create innovative designs and solid manufacturing solutions. We are certified membrane switches supplier of renowned companies, such as Siemens AG, KEBA, Mettler Tolendo, Foxboro and Melco. We provide complete engineering and design services for all our engineered products, from concept through production, in a quick and efficient time frame.

Our philoshopy

Recognizing the need to meet customer requirements and specifications at a reasonable cost is a key factor in Gnad design and engineering philosophy.
Our goal is to offer the most accurate, timely and cost effective design and manufacturing process possible for your custom products.
Using the technique and standards of european quality to produce high-level embrane Switch, continuously seeking for enhanced technology with new materials, new construction, new machines.

History

  • 1863 Foundation of Gnad in Vienna
  • 1980 Patent for Membrane Switch (M.S.) construction in Europe
  • 1989 Technology transfer to company Tesla in Czech Republic
  • 1991 Technology transfer to company Meierhofer in Switzerland
  • 1994 Technology transfer to company Wanjiale-Shunde in China
  • 1996 Technology transfer to company in Linyi, ShanDong China
  • 1999 established Gnad Shanghai LTD, as a brach of Gnad Vienna LTD
  • 2015 Joint Venture with MICHEL ITC AG, Switzerland

Meet our Team

Egon Hoelbl

Egon Hoelbl

Production Manager Gnad Vienna


Nikolaus (Nick) Heeger

Nikolaus (Nick) Heeger

CEO Gnad Group

Yang Ming

Huang Fashen

Export Manager

Huang Fashen

Yang Ming

General Manager Gnad Shanghai


Rolf Michel

Rolf Michel

CEO Michel ITC AG