Owner, Founder and CEO of EPEA Switzerland GmbH, akkreditierte Gutachter für die Cradle to Cradle Certified® Zertifizierung
1981 to 2004 Albin Kälin was Managing Director of Rohner Textil AG in Switzerland. Under his leadership, the company won since the 90s 19 international design awards. In 1993 he stimulated the development of the product line Climatex ® (www.climatex.com) and thus the first Cradle to Cradle® products worldwide. Albin Kälin was awarded in 2001 with UBS Key Trophy as the “Rhine Valley Entrepreneur of the Year”.
2002 – 2007 member of supervisory board of Fein Elast Group in Austria.
2005 to 2009, CEO of EPEA
Internationale Umweltforschung GmbH in Hamburg.
2007 in addition CEO of EPEA Netherland.
2009 – today Albin Kälin founder and CEO of EPEA Switzerland GmbH, accredited assessor for the Cradle to Cradle Certified® certification standard. 2021 awarded CEO Today Europe Award 2021.