The Hirschmann Foundation


is a non-profit charitable organization, subject to the laws of Switzerland.

It was established in 1985 by Carl W. Hirschmann, entrepreneur and pioneer in aviation.


The Foundation’s objectives:

  • the support of basic and advanced education
  • the support of scientific research
  • the accomplishment of social goals

The Foundation is based in Zug, Switzerland
and a member of the association SwissFoundations.