Founded by pioneering Swiss engineers with expertise in high security and 3D metal printing, Security Firm Urban Alps employs Stealth technology for mechanical keys, cylinder and padlock applications for commercial and governmental clients worldwide. At the core of the company is an advanced engineering laboratory based in Zürich, Switzerland. Satellite offices have also been established in Dubai and Prague.
Clients benefit from both leading security know-how and cutting edge engineering.
PhD from ETHZ in Laser matter interactions, MSc. mechanical engineer, consistently ranking #1 during his studies in Spain, Oxford Brookes (UK) and Politecnico di Torino (Italy).
5 years R&D project manager in laser groups (FT500)
15 awards, 3 patents, 6 scientific publications
PhD in Laser Physics from U. Bern and Dipl. Ing. EPFL, Awarded patent of the year and Top Innovator several times in a FT500 company
10y experience in laser processes (FT500)
8 Patents, 4 scientific publications
60 years old Chief designer from the biggest lock company, resigned last March 2016 and joined us. He brings 15 years of cylinder lock design experience. He said: “I need to be part of this”.
22 patents in key and lock field
Business development professional with a 40 years career span in the lock industry, i.e. Assa
Abloy, Yale, CISA, VIRO, MERONI..
10years of Commercial Operations, Sales & Business Development, 6 years in Dubai
Former group VP and member of Executive Management Team at ASSA ABLOY.
Board member at SAAB AB, Swedish Match AB, Absolent AB and CGI Inc.
Serial entrepreneur and co-founder at a-connect. Vice Chairman Secheron Hasler Intl.
Former director at McKinsey & Company
PhD EPFL in Material Science
20years in Power Generation, Gas Turbine & Power Plant industry
Expert in Plant/Project management, Gas Turbine part manufacturing, repair technologies
11 patents, 11 scientific publications
Urban Alps holds the following international Patents and Trademarks.