«From waste to intelligent assets»

Our Vision and Mission

Our vision is to transform one time use consumable industrial packaging material into intelligent assets, orchestrating an effective circular economy.

Our mission is to facilitate circular logistics through our smart modular reusable industrial packaging solution. We believe that through innovation we can significantly impact our partners environmental footprint, process efficiency, flexibility and transparency.

The Milestones of Ponera

April 2024

Ponera Platform with Sustainability calculation for Industrial Packaging rolled-out.

Jan 2024

3D Box Industrialized

June 2023

Full box prototypes first production

January 2023

Video SOP implemented

December 2022

Large module first production. Ponera Modules travelled 9 countries & >20’000 km

July 2022

Ponera becomes a Technology Fund Portfolio Company

June 2022

First successful long distance, installation project module returns

September 2022

Requalification standards set

March 2022

ISO 9001/14001 Audit. Passed with 0 Non-conformities

February 2022

First industrial scale production start

September 2021

Ponera selected as top 10 “Hottest Swiss startups”

June 2021

First POCs start with modular Pallet solution.

April 2021

1000 SolarImpulse Efficient Label Solutions

April 2021

Production optimized new generation Ponera pallets

March 2021

ISO certification

January 2021

First production with injection molding of Ponera pallets

April 2020

First working prototypes created

August 2019

Initial traction; Ponera enters ALICE and VNL associations, and is IPIC 2019 finalist

April 2019

Ponera Sagl founded

Meet our Team

Matthew Reali

Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder

Brian Michitti

Head of Sales & Business Development

Christian Rüegg

Sales & SOP Specialist

Hiroyuki Okiyama

Digital Development

Andrea Novello

Key Account Manager & Sales Acquisition

Dinah Schönholzer

Design & Marketing

Nicolo Turchiano

Sales and Industrial Life Cycle Specialist

Andreu Ortega

Junior Digital Development Coordinator

«Are you interested in creating the future of logistics with us?»

Open positions

If you are interested in one of the positions or if you have any question, please contact us: jobs@poneragroup.com


Prof. Ballot

Head of CGS, MINES ParisTech
Physical Internet Specialist

Prof. Wieser

Management Dep. EPFL
Logistics/Technical Specialist

Prof. Montreuil

Professor at Georgia Institute of Technology
Coca-Cola Material handling & Distribution Chair Physical Internet Founding Father

Dr. Feldhege

COO of Bühler Group
Industrial Supply Chain Specialist