Bringing a greater vision to Switzerland

Founded in 1999, the Ziemer Group, which specializes in surgical and diagnostic instruments for ophthalmology, has an exceptional market position. One of its products, the mobile femtosecond laser for refractive and corneal surgery, has been used in more than a million operations.

On winning the Entrepreneur Of The Year award Ziemer said, "The award is not just a reward for what we have achieved, but above all an incentive for us to keep up the good work, to remain innovative and to seek out new challenges."