The mission of Assos in Switzerland is to provide innovative and technically exceptional cycling clothing with a meticulous and slim design. Based in Ticino "Terra di Ciclisme", Switzerland, Assos of Switzerland Gmbh was founded in 1976 with the creation of the first Lycra cycling shorts. Thanks to its continuous investments in R&D, the company has developed a series of innovations that have imposed the direction in which the bicycle industry has evolved, most of them are now industry standards: first pants lycra shorts ('76), first sublimation in a cycling jersey ('80), first short graft of Elastic Interface cycling (2001), Choose your concept Comfort (2003), Project Starbust, the fastest cycling body of the world (2004), S5 the next generation of cycling shorts (2008), S7_S7 changing the rules of the game (2014) are just a few examples. Today, Assos proudly offers total cycling comfort in more than 30 countries around the world. As with cycling, Assos works as a team that represents a meritocratic, innovative, respectful, dynamic and fun workplace.