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Comet Holding AG (0ROQ.L)

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Comet Holding AG

Herrengasse 10
Postfach 141
Flamatt 3175
41 31 744 90 00

Full-time employees1,577

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Stephan Eirik HaferlChief Executive Officer801.86kN/A1972
Mr. Nicola RotondoInterim Chief Finance OfficerN/AN/A1970
Mr. Andre GredeChief Technology OfficerN/AN/A1979
Mr. Robert LeindlChief Information OfficerN/AN/A1966
Dr. Ulrich SteinerVice President of Investor Relations & SustainabilityN/AN/AN/A
Ines NajorkaVP of Global Communications & SecretaryN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Meike BoekelmannChief Human Resources OfficerN/AN/A1976
Mr. Dionys van de VenPresident of the Industrial X-Ray Systems DivisionN/AN/A1968
Mr. Michael Lars BergerPresident of Industrial X-Ray SystemsN/AN/A1973
Mr. Joeri DurinckxPresident of Plasma Control TechnologiesN/AN/A1979
Amounts are as of 31 December 2023, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CHF.


Comet Holding AG, together with its subsidiaries, provides X-ray and radio frequency (RF) power technology solutions in Europe, North America, Asia, and internationally. It operates through three divisions: Plasma Control Technologies, X-Ray Systems, and Industrial X-Ray Modules. The Plasma Control Technologies division develops, manufactures, and markets vacuum capacitors, RF generators, and RF impedance matching networks for the high-precision control of plasma processes required in the production of memory chips and flat panel displays. The X-Ray Systems division develops, manufactures, and markets X-ray systems and related services for non-destructive examination using X-ray and microfocus technology, and computed tomography. The Industrial X-Ray Modules division develops, manufactures, and markets compact X-ray sources and portable X-ray modules for non-destructive examination, steel metrology, and security inspection. The company offers its products under the Comet and Yxlon brand names. It serves manufacturers in the semiconductor, aerospace, automotive, and security sectors. Comet Holding AG was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Flamatt, Switzerland.

Corporate governance

Comet Holding AG’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 April 2024 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 6; Board: 7; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.