Knorr-Bremse in Switzerland.

With around 60 employees at our location in Wallisellen/ZH, we are responsible for the Swiss and Dutch market for Knorr-Bremse in the rail vehicle sector.

Our scope of services includes sales, project planning and servicing for brake systems and onboard systems, such as doors and air conditioners (HVAC) for rail vehicles.

Further representative of the Knorr-Bremse Group in Switzerland is Selectron Systems AG .


Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems Schweiz AG

Hertistrasse 31
8304 Wallisellen
Schweiz - Switzerland

Phone: +41 44 852 31 11

Knorr-Bremse’s Local Management Team

Sharing responsibility in a far-sighted approach based on experience and expertise: An outstanding management team guides the progress of the location.


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Andreas Hefti

Managing Director

Gabriella De Giovanetti-Senn

Assistant to Managing Director & Communication Officer Head General Administration

Katja Keller

Head of Human Resources

Robert Dubroja

Head of Sales

Ümran Mülhaupt

Head of Finance & Controlling

Györgyi Pilkovicsne

Head of Quality / Health, Safety & Environment

Frank Hanussek of Knorr-Bremse Switzerland

Frank Hanussek

Head of RailServices

Products and Services

At the location in Wallisellen, the Project Planning and Project Management group supports vehicle manufacturers and operators in new and modernisation projects for rail vehicles.

Our services:

  • System engineering of pneumatic and hydraulic brake systems
  • Control system engineering for braking systems
  • Technical and professional consulting
  • Mechanical and thermal brake calculations
  • RAMS / LCC analyses
  • Documentation for devices and systems

As an original equipment supplier with extensive experience in the aftermarket, we are able to offer you individual concepts for service and spare parts.

Our services:

  • Commissioning of brake systems
  • Carrying out training courses
  • Advice and sales for spare parts supply including service concept with original parts in original equipment quality
  • Support with troubleshooting

Service centre in Wallisellen:

Test dismantling, overhaul and repair in top quality

Advice and project planning for modernisation and vehicle conversions

More safety and economy through tailor-made spare parts and service concepts

Speed and flexibility through regional proximity «on train» and «off train»

If you want to learn more about or innovations and digitalisation projects, visit us on RailVision .

A Career With Knorr-Bremse – and Our Local Commitment

Each Knorr-Bremse location is unique. That applies not only to the wide range of career opportunities and exceptional prospects available but also to our numerous local activities. Because Knorr-Bremse is firmly anchored in the local community – and sees itself as an active player in its social setting.

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