Contact Us

Recent Blogs

Implications of Brexit!

Is the US Economy Ready for Another Rate Hike?

Can US Companies Weather a Global Slowdown?

Disappointing Jobs report for the US? Not Really!


About Us

Schwaben (Swabia) consists of much of the eastern part of present-day state of Baden-Wrttemberg, as well as the Bavarian administrative region of Schwaben (Swabia). Schwaben also refers to the inhabitants of the region who speak the local dialect. Schwaben (the people inhabiting this region) are considered frugal, clever, entrepreneurial and hard-working. Baden-Wrttemberg is today one of the most successful economic region in Germany. Many businesses that started in this region considered mid-sized businesses are family businesses that now have revenues well in excess of $1 billion. Many of these businesses have also grown to a global scale such as Mercedes-Benz, initially Daimler-Benz (Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz), Liebherr, Festo and Krcher. Hfele furniture hardware, Stihl chainsaws and many others. Famous personalities that came from this area are Albert Einstein (physicist - theory of relativity), Rudolf Diesel (inventor of the diesel engine), Robert Bosch (inventor and founder of Robert Bosch GMBH) and Carl Laemmle (founder of Universal Studios in Hollywood) among many others. We chose the name Schwaben as a common cultural ground between Albrecht Weller and Martin Hfele. Both were born in this region and are considered Schwaben.