The Metall Zug Group

Metall Zug is an industrial group of companies headquartered in Zug. The Group has around 3,000 employees and, as of January 1, 2020, comprises five business units:

  • Infection Control (Belimed Group)
  • Medical Devices (Haag-Streit Group)
  • Wire Processing (Schleuniger Group) 
  • Others (Belimed Life Science Group, Gehrig Group and Metall Zug AG)
  • Technologycluster & Infrastructure (Tech Cluster Zug AG, Urban Assets Zug AG)

The holding company Metall Zug AG is listed in the Swiss Reporting Standard of SIX Swiss Exchange in Zurich (type B registered shares: securities number 3982108, ticker symbol METN).

Infection Control

Belimed AG is a global supplier of medical and surgical instrument sterilization, disinfection, and cleaning products and services for sterile processing departments.

Wire Processing

The Schleuniger Group forms the Wire Processing Business Unit. Schleuniger is a globally active system partner and leading supplier to the wire processing and testing industry. Schleuniger products are used wherever highly precise connections, the highest productivity, visible quality and traceable data play a central role. The Schleuniger solutions portfolio includes semiautomatic and fully automatic machines, customized solutions for process and test automation, wiring test systems and function test systems, as well as various peripheral devices, measuring instruments, tools, software
and service solutions covering the entire spectrum of wire processing – all of which makes Schleuniger a competent partner for customers along their entire value chain. Its subsidiary DiIT GmbH is an important player in digitization and the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) in its sales markets. DiIT’s software solutions connect data along the entire process chain, improve process security, and facilitate data consistency and traceability. By connecting value chains in wire harness production, Schleuniger helps its customers to substantially boost their productivity. Schleuniger has more than 950 employees worldwide.

Medical Devices

Haag-Streit develops, produces and distributes high-quality products and services for diagnosis and surgery, mainly in the fields of ophthalmology and surgical microscopy. The Diagnostics segment includes slit lamps, biometry, perimetry, tonometers, practice management software for clinics and opticians and practice equipment. The Surgical segment includes microscopes, floor and roof stands and accessories. The company's other activities cover applications in the fields of pulmonology and measuring instruments.


The Business Unit Others contains the Belimed Life Science Group, the Gehrig Group and Corporate (Metall Zug AG).

Belimed Life Science

Gehrig Group

Technologycluster & Infrastructure

The Technology Cluster Zug sends a clear signal for the future of the industry in Switzerland. A vibrant innovation district with strong appeal is coming to life in a unique setting in Zug. Great interlinking opportunities will create a buzzing part of town.