WHO WE ARE

OUR HISTORY

1951
Argor SA is formed in Chiasso, Switzerland
1973
UBS acquires 100% of the Company
1986
UBS and Heraeus Group (Germany) form a joint venture, creating Argor-Heraeus SA.
1988
The headquarters in Mendrisio, Switzerland is inaugurated.
1999
Heraeus and Management acquire 100%; entrance of Commerzbank International.
2002
Austrian Mint enters the shareholder structure.
2004
An office is opened in Chile; Argor-Heraeus Deutschland is formed.
2005
Argor-Aljba is formed in Mendrisio, Switzerland.
2006
Argor-Heraeus Italia is formed.
2013
Official inauguration of the new and expanded headquarters.