History

SWINN has its origins in Konstruktieburo Smit in Waddinxveen, which was founded by Frits Smit in 1973.

The name was changed to SmitWesterman after Jaap Westerman joined the company in 2000. In 2008, SmitWesterman relocated to its current premises in Gouda.

In 2014, Boris Nieuwpoort joined the company. Following the arrival of Hushang Ulfati on 1 March 2018, Jaap, Boris and Hushang now run the company together and are all shareholders.

SWINN: a name that suits us

On 1 March 2016, our company name became SWINN. The name suits us: proactive, enthusiastic, inventive and committed. It conveys our experiences in the past, our knowledge of the present situation and our desire to keep our eyes trained on the future.