Press Release

Leadership Change at Bathan AG: Dr. Holger Streetz assumes role as new CEO

Swiss specialist lubricant manufacturer emphasizes continuity and innovation


[Lucerne, Aug. 24th, 2023] – Bathan AG, a leading manufacturer of highly specialized lubricants based in Switzerland, today announces an important change in its management team. Rüdiger Heller, the company’s previous CEO, is leaving the company with immediate effect. The company is pleased to announce that Dr. Holger Streetz, the current COO, will be appointed as CEO of the company.

“We would like to thank Mr. Heller for his contributions to building Bathan AG,” said Manuel Salvisberg, Chairman of the Board of Directors. “We are confident that Dr. Streetz, together with our employees, will competently accompany the company into its new phase of life and continue to expand our business. We wish him every success in his new role.”

Dr. Holger Streetz, who has worked closely with Mr. Heller as COO in the recent years, brings proven leadership experience and deep technical expertise. He will lead the company into a new phase of international growth and innovation.

“I am very honored to take over the leadership of Bathan AG,” said Dr. Streetz. “We have an outstanding team and I am confident that we will continue to develop innovative solutions and strengthen our position as a leading supplier of specialty lubricants.”

Bathan AG remains true to its commitment to quality, innovation and customer satisfaction. The change in leadership will give it new impetus to meet the changing needs of customers and markets.


About the company: Bathan AG is a Swiss manufacturer of specialty ceramic lubricants for a wide range of applications in various industries. With decades of experience and a strong focus on customer performance, Bathan AG is internationally recognized for its high-quality products and customized solutions.


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