A high-tech Swiss company delivering uncompromised security products



Founded by a team of engineers with 3D metal printing and physical security expertise, pioneering Swiss lab UrbanAlps has resolved the critical issue of unauthorized key duplication with the development of their patented Stealth Key and cylinder technology.

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Dr. Alejandro Ojeda

Co-founder & Managing Director

A mechanical engineer with 2 Master degrees and a PhD in Laser-matter interactions from ETH Zürich. He has won many design competitions from Roman catapult designs to scaling pantographs or Formula 1 base bleed designs. He consistently ranked #1 during his studies in Oxford, Torino and Spain, winning more than 15 personal awards, three Formula 1 competitions including 43k€ Fernando Alonso grant, 3 patents and also 6 scientific publications (ETHZ). Additionally, he has more than 5 years of professional experience as project manager in R&D departments at Fortune 500 companies (Alstom and Nissan).

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Dr. Felix Reinert

Co-founder & expert in 3D metal printing

A Swiss citizen who holds a PhD in Laser Physics from University Bern and a Dipl. Ing. Mikrotechnik from EPFL. The expert in 3D metal printing, having the rare combination of strong theoretical knowledge of laser processing with priceless hands-on experience at the machine. Prior to that he gained more than 7 years of working experience in the technology sector as Cluster manager of “Novel manufacturing technologies”, always excelling as a world class innovator. Having been awarded patent of the year and Top Innovator several times in a Fortune 500 company.

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Jiri Holda

Head of R&D

A former chief designer at a leading lock company who brings more than 15 years of cylinder/key design experience. He has a considerable number of granted patents some of which make the portfolio of ASSA ABLOY Czech & Slovak (FAB brand). The day he saw the videos of the Stealth Key and understood its implications, he decided he wanted to be part of the future of keys.

Malina Pana

Project Manager Middle East

Based in Dubai for the last 6 years, she is our Project Manager in Middle East with an experience in Commercial Operations, Sales and Business Development for over 10 years.
Specialized in project and relations management since the last 10 years. Negotiating skills and patience are her core strengths, as well as understanding of the market and being able to comprehensively understand client requirements, their business and providing them with sound advice on the best and most suitable areas that meet their requirements.

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Nils Hagander

Strategy advisor

Serial entrepreneur and co-founder at a-connect
Vice Chairman Secheron Hasler Intl.
Former director with McKinsey & Company


Joakim Westh

Security Industry specialist

Board member in Saab AB, Swedish Match AB, Absolent AB and CGI Inc.
Former Group Vice President and member of the Executive Management Group, Assa Abloy AB. World leader in door opening solutions.

Matthias Hell

Matthias Hell

UrbanAlps' CTI coach

Founder at Bozzio AG




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