The owner family sees it as their responsibility, but also as their privilege to ensure fairness, security and trust long term in their area of influence.
In addition to the striving for economic success, this also involves a marked social commitment and ecological thinking.
The three elements form - in the fourth generation too and after 90 years of company history - the pillars of Kuhn Rikon and are lived every day.
Dorothee Auwärter is the first woman to take the chair on the board of directors. Together with her oldest brother and her cousins, she represents the fourth generation of the Kuhn and Auwärter families to head the company. Dorothee Auwärter, who is a lawyer, talks to us about childhood memories such as roller-skating on the factory floor, her favourite products, and her goals for the globally active company.