DEKRA Arbeit expands into Switzerland
DEKRA Arbeit Group strengthens its personnel expertise in Europe
- Demand for holistic personnel services
- Globalisation calls for cross-national solutions
The DEKRA Arbeit Group is further expanding its Europe-wide branch network by founding DEKRA Arbeit Schweiz AG in Zug. The expansion offers international customers an even greater range of personnel and holistic employee solutions in twelve European countries including Germany, Spain, the Czech Republic and Macedonia.
The DEKRA Arbeit Group, a subsidiary of DEKRA SE, is today launching its first Swiss branch, thus continuing its successful strategy of cross-border customer service.
“The challenges of the globalised working world require us to have an ever broader presence, so we can be closer to our local customers and employees,” explains Jürgen Nusser, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the DEKRA Arbeit Group. “This is the only way we can combine international job market opportunities with regional customer needs in a professional manner, and continue to implement our personnel concept successfully.”
For more than fifteen years, the DEKRA Arbeit Group has been supporting large corporations as well as SMEs in the provision of qualified temporary workers at home and abroad. With more than 100 branches in Germany and foreign subsidiaries in Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Hungary, Poland, Turkey, Slovakia, Macedonia, Czech Republic, Spain and Switzerland, the recruitment-oriented personnel service provider is one of the leading providers of qualified employee solutions in Europe.
DEKRA Arbeit Schweiz AG, headquartered in Zug, is led by Beat Uebersax, who has many years of industry experience and personnel services expertise. “The Swiss team is looking forward to working with the DEKRA Arbeit Group’s international customers and colleagues”, says Uebersax. “In Switzerland the DEKRA brand stands for quality and trust. We will do our utmost to support these values on a daily basis by carrying out our work in a professional manner.”
About DEKRA DEKRA has had safety at its core for 90 years. The German Motor Vehicle Surveillance Association (Deutschen Kraftfahrzeug-Überwachungs-Verein e.V. or DEKRA) was founded in Berlin in 1925, and it has since become one of the world's leading expert organisations. DEKRA SE is a wholly owned subsidiary of DEKRA e.V. and controls the Group's operations. In 2015, DEKRA generated sales of around € 2.7 billion. More than 37,000 employees are deployed in more than 50 countries on all five continents. By providing qualified and independent expert services, they work to ensure safety in traffic, in the workplace, and at home. The service portfolio ranges from vehicle inspections and expert opinions to claims settlement, industrial and construction auditing, security consulting, as well as the testing and certification of products and systems, to training courses and temporary employment. DEKRA’s vision for its 100th anniversary in 2025 is to become a global partner for a safer world.