ProtoShape was founded as a Start-up company in 2012 and has been a Pioneer as Service Provider in Switzerland with Additive Manufacturing by SLM (Selective Laser Melting), also known as metallic 3D printing.

ProtoShape produces metallic parts from prototypes until series production. Moreover, ProtoShape is a partner of SLM Solutions and is point of contact for sales and service.

Our strenghts

  • Expert AM knowledge
  • A combination of scientific and hands-on know-how
  • Postprocessing at selected partners
  • Quality assurance in metallographic lab
  • Engineering support
  • Disussion of specific customer requirements
  • Solution-oriented mindset
Selective Laser Melting


Felix Reinert


  • Ing. Mikrotechnik, EPFL Lausanne
  • Dr. phil. – nat. Physik, Universität Bern
  • Didaktischer Ausweis Physik, ETHZ Zürich
  • 5 Jahre Alstom: Clusterleiter “Novel Manufacturing Technologies”

Thomas Lüdi

SLM Ingenieur, Service Techniker, Operation

  • Polymechaniker EFZ
  • BSc. Maschinenbau FHNW Windisch

Jan Eisenhuth

Verkauf, AVOR, Operation

  • Polymechaniker EFZ
  • Dipl. Techniker HF Maschinenbau Konstruktionstechnik
  • Student Maschinenbau FHNW Windisch

Alexander Priechenfried

SLM Produktionsmechaniker

  • Polymechaniker EFZ
  • Student Techniker HF Maschinenbau
    Produktionstechnik HFTM Grenchen
Foto_Alexander P.

Sara Bussmann

Medien, Marketing, Messen

  • Bachelor of Science (BS) Business Administration FHNW Windisch