In Switzerland, the medical technology sector is impressively large. In the following we present 3 medical technology companies from the canton of Zug. All 3 are part of our list of the 100 largest medical technology companies in Switzerland.
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Rank 1: Roche Diagnostics International AG, Rotkreuz: 13.8 billion CHF turnover (Roche Diagnostics Division)
Roche Diagnostics International is a subsidiary of the Roche Group – the world’s largest pharmaceutical group by sales. The Diagnostics Division bundles the Group’s medical technology business. It comprises Roche Professional Diagnostics (system solutions for laboratories and clinics), Roche Molecular Diagnostics (diagnostic systems in the field of molecular diagnostics), Roche Diabetes Care (equipment for diabetics) and Roche Tissue Diagnostics (medical technology for cancer diagnostics). Roche Diagnostics International is a global leader in diagnostic systems for hospitals, laboratories and doctors’ offices. In addition to Rotkreuz, there are further sites in Mannheim, Penzberg (Germany), Indianapolis, Pleasanton (USA) and Sant Cugat del Vallès (Spain).
Rank 2: Belimed AG, Zug: 178 million euros turnover
Belimed AG is a leading supplier of disinfection and steriliser machines. The company develops corresponding technology-based solutions – primarily for the healthcare sector. In 2019, Belimed Life Science was spun off as an independent company, which operates with similar solutions in the direction of laboratories and the pharmaceutical industry (sales: approx. CHF 45 turnover). The “old” Belimed AG will continue to operate as Belimed Infection Control. Belimed belongs to the Metall Zug Group, an industrial group that has been in existence since 1887. In addition to medical technology, Metall Zug is also active in other technology fields, such as testing technology and cable processing.
Rank 3: Implantica Management AG, Zug: no current turnover available
Implantica is a medical technology company focusing on the two treatment fields of urology and gastrointestinal surgery. It focuses on innovative implant solutions using digital technology. Its lead product is RefluxStop, an implant for gastroesophageal reflux. Other implant products have been developed for appetite control in obesity, urinary incontinence and other urological problems. Implantica shares have been listed on the Swedish stock exchange since 2020. The company was founded in 2015 and is considered a growth hope. Due to high R&D investments, the P&L shows losses so far. The market capitalization of Implantica shares is the equivalent of several hundred million CHF.
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