MatSearch is an independent scientific management and consulting organization specialized in

  • Organisation, planning and management of multidisciplinary R&D programmes/projects (national and European) related to materials science and processing
  • Developing and supervising electronic data management tools
  • Literature and patent search and analysis for strategic decisions in product development
  • Business and project management of non-profit organizations
  • Organisation and execution of workshops, seminars and conferences (incl. speakers)
  • Conducting surveys and analyzing trends in materials science and innovation
  • Connecting people from research and industry for stimulating R&D ideas & implementing them into projects

The company was founded in 1987 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, by Margarethe Hofmann-Amtenbrink. Since 1993 the main office is located in Pully-Lausanne in the Canton of Vaud, Switzerland. Alessandra Hool joined the team in 2009.