Christof Bucher

Dr. sc. ETH, MSc ETH EEIT

Project Manager

Your contact person for

Photovoltaics

Christof Bucher

Christof Bucher studied Electrical Engineering and IT at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich and KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, and specialised particularly in electrical energy transmission. He began his career as a planning engineer and project manager for photovoltaic systems in 2008. Alongside his work for Basler & Hofmann, Christof Bucher lectured on photovoltaics at various universities of applied sciences. In 2012, he also built up the Certificate of Advanced Studies course “Photovoltaics and solar thermal energy in buildings” at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, which he continues to run. Christof Bucher completed his doctorate at ETH Zurich with his thesis on solar electricity in the distribution network in 2014.

What fascinates you about your work?

Many projects involve trying out new technologies or methods, which is why I make sure to keep myself up to date on various issues in the area of photovoltaics by reading specialist publications. The continuous learning and gathering of experience makes my work diverting, especially since no two projects are the same.

What is different about working at Basler & Hofmann?

The working environment and the team spirit within the company are great. Personal concerns are taken seriously – those who show initiative are not thwarted but encouraged. And even if it’s not always easy to find your own way through the wide selection on offer at Basler & Hofmann, there are great opportunities and possibilities for everyone.

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