Vario By Numbers

Employees worldwide: 1470
Production area: 46'000 m2
Number of units produced: 4 million per year
Number of different modules: > 3000
Export share Variosystems AG: 65 %
Market segments: Medical, Avionics, Military, Industrial, Railway, Safety, Renewable Energy, Automotive


Our customers - most of them internationally active companies of many different sectors - value the Variosystems Full Service and complete outsourcing concept inclusive logistics.

The companies have the competence and the know-how to develop customised solutions perfectly at the highest quality level. Using our services, we would like to have a decisive role in your market success. In order to meet this claim, we offer a Full Service program. Our core competence is the management of your products from data transfer, international sourcing, and process-secure PCB assembly up to direct customer deliveries inclusive after-sales. 

It is also our goal to completely work for you e.g. to demonstrate a complete outsourcing concept to our customers - e.g.: from managing your data including any changes trough final tested equipment. We provide you all documentation from our state-of-the-art ERP system. With us the customer orders do not end with the product delivery but with the successful introduction to the market. This crucial difference is a result of our employees high regard for your product. We use this asset for common, long-term successes.


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Market Segments

We operate in very important and security-related sectors, and are therefore independent of each market influences:

  • Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Avionics, Military
  • Industrial products
  • Railway Engineering
  • Safety Engineering
  • Renewable Energy
  • Automotive
  • Consumer products


Variosystems is a private company, whose CEOs are also its owners. Herewith they guarantee long-term, consistent strategies and client assurance to win-win partnerships. 

As an international electronics service company we are 100% committed to the clients' needs, and we act as an "extended work bench" for them. For optimal customer service and advice, professional project managers are at the clients' disposal. They have the technical know-how and the necessary competencies.  

An all-inclusive customer service as early as the development phase of a project is a matter of course for us. On all our sites there are experienced, longstanding project managers who have worked in the Steinach headquarters. Thus we can manage cultural differences in our varied works much easier and more dynamically.

Our project managers on all four sites are your persons of contact for all concerns, work as part of a team and are able to offer inter-site solutions.

It is our duty to develop economical solutions for clients and deliver the advantages gained from them to the clients as added value.



Established by 3 people. These three people are the acting CEO's and also the owners of the company.
Start of joint-venture with production partner in Sri Lanka. Certification with ISO 9001.
Establishment of subsidiary facility Variosystems Inc. in Dallas, Texas.
Completion of new production facility in USA, Dallas. Establishment of Variosystems Hangzhou in China.
Groundbreaking for Switzerland's facility addition, increasing square footage by 100%. Facility in Hangzhou begins SMD and THT product manufacturing bringing total worldwide employee count to 630. SAP implementation over all 4 production facilities.
Moved into the extension in Steinach, Switzerland (End March), area of 8'500m2
Strong growth with expansion at all locations. 700 employees work in a worldwide network for our international customers in the 4 Variosystems locations. Their focus is on core customers and key markets.
Variosystems purchases appropriate real estate for the construction of its production facility in Sri Lanka.
2012 New construction in both China until January 2013 with an area of 11'500m2 and Sri Lanka until March 2013 with an area of more than 8'800m2. With this, we want to expand in the asian market. With the two new buildings we double our production capacity. Furthermore, we have expanded our development team.
Opening Ceremony of the two new Buildings in China and Sri Lanka in May & doubling of production capacity up to a total of 40 000m2.
20th company anniversary, Variosystems Group employs more than 750 people
Variosystems Group employs more than 1'100 people.
In Sri Lanka, 150 employees use state-of-the-art machinery for the serial production of cable sets and tailor-made cables.
In order to ensure the Group's growth, more staff was already recruited and high investments in pick-and-place, welding and testing machinery were made.
Identical machinery and processes allow for transferring products for serial production to other Variosystems production sites in a miniumum of time.
2015 Do to international orders, we are having a further growth in our group and we are able to supply our customers worldwide. Our services, especially our engineering department, has been heavily expanded in order to fulfil the requirements. With our team of over 30 employees, we can provide our customers hard- and software developments. The NPI (New Product Introduction) process has been introduced in the United States, Switzerland, Sri Lanka and China. The prototypes are produced unter serial-production conditions.
Investments for corresponding with the capacity expansion in all plants are being realized.
Further growth of 12% at all locations. Won new customers in the aviation sector. Celebrated our 10 year anniversary in China.
In April Variosystems Sri Lanka opened a new plant with a size of over 6000 m2 for cable business (cable assemblies).
Growth of over 15% at all locations. Hired over 200 new employees making up a total of 1470 employees worldwide.
Large investments made in expanding machine capacity.


Variosystems is a modern and international electronics service company, which thinks and acts comprehensively. On all its sites: Switzerland, USA, Sri Lanka and China, it has been strongly committed to environmental protection in accordance with ISO 14001, and to the safety of employees in accordance with OHSAS 18001. We want to promote the health of employees and offer some of the most modern work areas, as well as support the protection of the environment through observance of the statutory regulations. To this end we are constantly investing in our infrastructure, technology and the training or further training of employees. This is an essential part of our strategy and of key importance for us.
Variosystems meets the requirements of the Code of Conduct of the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC).
The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) Code of Conduct establishes standards to ensure that working conditions in the electronics industry supply chain are safe, that workers are treated with respect and dignity, and that business operations are environmentally responsible and conducted ethically. More
We offer our clients a global service and support, to ensure a successful, long-term cooperation. On the basis of a win-win situation we produce qualitatively superior products. All our sites are networked via SAP. In this way we are able to offer optimal system and logistic solutions.
Currently 1470 employees are catering to the needs and wishes of our clients. For our clients' orders we manufacture electronic devices and equipment that is economically and technologically well-engineered, and which can be used in complex systems. We attend to some very exacting and demanding clients and markets, which require a comprehensive service.
  • Mutual trust creates innovative solutions
  • Transparency in process operations and costs strengthens competitiveness 
  • Consistent focus on quality is the foundation for a successful cooperation with our clients 
  • A good pace during project execution and decision-making provide the necessary edge
  • Concentration on the right clients and markets
  • Independence makes fast and flexible negotiation possible for our clients