Head of Production
Heinz is responsible for ensuring the finest Swiss quality in each simulator component built and assembled at VirtaMed. Since joining VirtaMed in 2014, Heinz has introduced a production planning system including the steering of batch production and quality improvement. He has also created structural part lists and traceability as to the principles of lean manufacturing.
Heinz first entered the technical field by accomplishing a tool and mould-making apprenticeship followed by a machine technician education. For several years he worked as Head of Production in a small company while studying Business Management and Quality.
During his spare time, Heinz offers guided historical walks around the Ufenau island, located in the lake of Zurich, and he loves to go biking with his family in the Swiss mountains.