Yann Zufferey celebrates its 20th year as CEO and owner of YZ Horlogère Production SA. He would like to take this opportunity to thank its loyal customers and collaborators without whom all these wonderful years would not have been experienced so successfully.
Jubilee : Production Horlogère will be celebrating its 40th years of activities and has therefore redesigned a new logo and website in order to better meet your expectations.
The company moved into new conditioned premises located at Métralie 26 in Sierre, and remained owner of all facilities and operating equipment. This new location was bigger and more functional.
In 1996 Mr. Yann Zufferey, the great nephew of Mr. René Zufferey took over the succession of the activities “Production Horlogère” (timepiece production). Mr. Yann Zufferey became the CEO and owner after he purchased the company, but continued to lead the activities with the continuous support of his great uncle during the handover period.
Mr Yann Zufferey was born on February 21, 1972. In 1991, he succefully obtained a degree in precision mechanics, awarded by "ETA Swatch Group" in Fontainemelon (Neuchâtel). His experience in the industry continued with "Alcan" in Sierre, until he took over the company's watch production.
Mr Yann Zufferey followed various courses on mechanical and chronograph movements at "ETA Swatch Group" in Grenchen. In 2006, he received a certification in Management. Since then, he has attended various seminars to keep abreast of developments in technology used on the current market.
Mr René Zufferey took over this branch under the private name of "Production Horlogère Sierre".
Their main activities were concentrated in full watch assembly, strap assembly, final quality control and packaging.
Opening in Sierre of mechanical and quartz assembly branch by the Society of Swiss Watch Manufacturers. This company was located at Bourg street 17 in Sierre. The management of this branch was entrusted to Mr. René Zufferey.