Genge & Thoma AG has been developing and producing high-quality linear transducer and rotary potentiometers as well as compact and precise joysticks for various industrial applications since 1958. We offer an innovative range of products and a broad spectrum of services for solving customer-specific problems. In order to provide you with tailor-made solutions, we are constantly optimising function, quality, price, time and information. After all, your satisfaction is our goal.

History of the company

1958 Formation of a sole proprietorship business by Jürg Genge in Ostermundigen, Switzerland. The company successfully produces rotary potentiometers with wire wound resistance elements.

1980 Succession ruling by Alfred Thoma. Jürg Genge remains in the company.

1981 Formation of Genge & Thoma AG and purchase of the property in Lengnau BE, Switzerland. Conducting plastics (CP) are introduced under the management of Alfred Thoma. Linear transducers and joysticks are added as new products.

2006 Takeover of all Genge & Thoma AG shares by the Grete family. Alex Grete assumes the strategic and operative management.