From left to right: Raphael Engelberger (CFO Gilgen), Martin Plüss (CEO Gilgen), Pierre Labrosse (former owner Copas), Lionel Beal (new CEO Copas)
As part of its growth strategy, Gilgen Door Systems AG is taking over the business and employees of French automatic door specialist Copas Systèmes SAS from January 3, 2023.
The company was founded in 1992 and specialises in the sale, installation and maintenance of automatic access and safety door solutions. Copas Systèmes employs 190 people and has its headquarters in Guilherand-Granges (near Valence). The company is a major player in south-eastern France and has a network of 7 branches covering all the needs of the sector and providing a comprehensive service to customers. Copas Systèmes and Gilgen have enjoyed a successful partnership for over 27 years and share the same ideas and vision for the French market.