Company

  • 526 million in revenue (CHF)
  • 3,000 employees
  • 40 countries
  • 5 million drives/year
  • 12,000 variants/year
What motivates us

What motivates us

The unwavering will to make the seemingly perfect even better.

We are driven by progress. We are certain that we can continuously improve – even what seems to be perfect – over and over again. We believe that outstanding engineers and technicians can make a positive impact on the world. This is why we support them in their efforts to go off the beaten path and provide the right drives for their ideas. We do this because we share in their uncompromising drive to excel in technology.

How we operate

How we operate

Intelligent, curious, and precise.

We put the world in motion. We think ahead and turn ideas into environmental conscious and intelligent viable solutions. Together, we push the boundaries of technology and build the electric drives of tomorrow. We strive for perfection and are curious about mastering future challenges together. No detail is too small nor a challenge too great for us.

Our promise to our customers

Our promise to our customers

Integrated drive solutions, uncompromising quality, and pioneering innovation.

We develop innovative mechatronic drive systems in close collaboration with our customers. True to our Swiss roots, we strive for uncompromising quality. We do not give up until we have found the perfect drive solution for every application. As a privately-owned business, we are independent and able to make decisions quickly in the best interest of our customers.

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From the Earth's core to outer space

From the Earth's core to outer space

maxon drives are used in deep drilling, underwater, in e-bikes, medical robots, industrial machines, airplanes and on Mars. Wherever reliable and precision drive systems are needed.

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