The Otto Fischer company was founded in 1899 and today employs around 300 people in Zurich. The independent electrical wholesale company is run as a family business and supplies the electrical installation industry throughout Switzerland on a daily basis. To promote energy efficiency and reduce the impact on the climate, Otto Fischer launched the "eco2friendly" program in 2009. Together with 40 strong Leading Partners and another 700 partner companies from the fields of electrical installation, architecture and planning, eco2friendly sensitizes professionals and builders to solutions for a sustainable use of energy.
In the Innovation Park, Otto Fischer operates the eco2friendly LAB - a competence center for new innovations in building technology. The LAB was founded to advance the industry by providing future-oriented companies and institutions with an ideal environment for mutual exchange. With so-called "Ideas Breakfasts", new ideas and offers can be developed together, which are a win-win for all involved.