Mr Marco Preisig – Owner/Managing Director – Swisspro Pte Ltd
Graduated from the School of Business Administration Zurich in 1982, Marco Preisig began his journey in the water industry in 1990 in Mexico. In the span of 30 years, Marco has travelled and worked in numerous countries including Europe, South America and Asia. Today he is the owner of Swisspro Pte Ltd, started in Singapore since 2004, focusing on the regional demand of drinking water in various applications, including Indoor, Outdoor, Military, Marine, NGO and Emergency Preparedness.
Prior to Swisspro, Marco was the Head of Sales & Marketing for Katadyn Products Inc. Switzerland, the Switzerland-based market leader for portable, personal water treatment systems for the outdoor and marine industries. In 2002, he came to Singapore and set up the representative office for Katadyn, expanding the company’s reach into Asia Pacific region.
Marco remains passionate about safe and sustainable drinking water and likes to pursue the KAIZEN philosophy of “Continuous Improvement”. Even at the age of 60+, he is still keen to push for regional development in environmentally friendly solutions for drinking water. This includes sustainable alternatives to single-use plastic drinking water bottle in the Hospitality (i.e. Hotels and F&Bs) channels and improving drinking water quality in the developing regions together with Humanitarian Organizations.