About Swiss Gold Safe

We offer you professional high-value storage

Swiss Gold Safe Ltd is a private company incorporated under Swiss law, which was founded in 2006. Our company headquarters is in Altdorf, in the Swiss canton of Uri, and since 2016 we have also traded through Swiss Gold Safe (Liechtenstein) AG, a wholly owned subsidiary active in the Principality of Liechtenstein. Our primary business is the secure, bank-independent storage of precious metals, banknotes and other securities.

We offer our clients personalised, high-security storage solutions outside the banking system and far from metropolitan areas. Our private vaults are also suitable for precious stones, art and cultural assets as well as for crypto currencies and documents.
Our regular clients include commercial institutions, private individuals and family offices, who not only value our many years of experience but also have a high regard for our reputation for competence and reliability.

Value proposition and services

  • Medium- and long-term storage of precious metals and other assets in private, high-security facilities in Switzerland and Liechtenstein.
  • All our vaults are independent of the banking system.
  • Guaranteed discretion and reliability.
  • Fully insured deposit boxes in all sizes.
  • Optimal warehouse logistics complete with a comprehensive range of services.
  • Well-trained staff and maximum security environment.
  • Bonded warehouses (ZFL and OZL) for VAT-free storage of silver, platinum and palladium.

Swiss Gold Safe Board of Directors

Board Swiss Gold Safe, Hans Wirth, Ludwig Karl, Hans Maurer
left to right: Hans Wirth, Ludwig Karl, Hans Maurer (Chairman and CEO)

Hans Maurer, an acknowledged expert in the storage of precious metals, founded Swiss Gold Safe in 2006. As CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors, he is directly responsible for the company’s management and corporate strategy. Prior to this, he gained a degree in economics and achieved success in his professional career in the airline business and as a commodities trader. He is also Chairman of the Board of Directors at Echtgeld Ltd – our Swiss partner company where you can arrange to purchase precious metals and have them delivered directly to our warehouse.

Hans Wirth has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2015. As owner of Cosmotrans Ltd, a fine art storage and shipping company launched in 1976, he is a specialist who advises Swiss Gold Safe on all matters concerning the optimal storage of delicate high-value assets and commodities.

Ludwig Karl was appointed to the Board of Directors in 2015 and is COO at Swiss Gold Safe. A graduate economist, he is also a member of the Board of Directors at Swiss Crypto Vault Ltd, founded in 2017, and heads up our strategic partner OrSuisse Ltd as CEO. At Swiss Gold Safe he is responsible for business operations and digitization.

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