Swissgrid is the national grid company, and in its capacity as owner of the transmission system it ensures the secure, reliable and cost-effective operation of the Swiss high-voltage grid.

Swissgrid employs more than 400 highly qualified people from 17 countries at its sites in Laufenburg, Frick and Prilly.

As a member of the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity (ENTSO-E), it is also responsible for coordination and grid usage in the cross-border exchange of electricity in Europe.