Interim appointment of Beat Malacarne ending at end of October

Interim appointment of Beat Malacarne ending at end of October

The appointment of Beat Malacarne, Interim Chief Financial Officer of the Comet Group since June 1, 2019, will expire at the end of October 2019.

The Board of Directors and management take this opportunity to already thank Beat Malacarne for his valuable support during this time and wish him the very best for the future. The search for a successor for the CFO position is underway.

Ines Najorka
VP Corporate Communications
T +41 31 744 99 96


The Comet Group

The Comet Group is an innovative global technology leader based in Switzerland with a focus on the Plasma Control and X-ray businesses. With premium high-tech components and systems, we enable customers in numerous industries to both enhance the quality of their products and make their manufacturing more efficient and eco-friendly. Our innovative solutions are in demand for applications such as non-destructive testing and security inspection, the coating and treatment of surfaces, and non-contact sterilization.

Based in Flamatt, Switzerland, the Comet Group has a presence in all world markets. We employ more than 1,300 people worldwide, including about 500 in Switzerland. Besides production facilities in China, Denmark, Germany, Switzerland and the USA, we maintain various other subsidiaries in the USA, China, Japan and Korea. Comet (COTN) is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange.