Cochlear company info

What does Cochlear do?
Cochlear Limited (ASX:COH) is a global leader in the development, manufacture, and sale of implantable hearing solutions. The company's products, including cochlear implants, bone conduction implants, and middle ear implants, are used by people of all ages in over 180 countries around the world. Cochlear's operations are focused on the development, manufacture, and sale of implantable hearing solutions. The company's products are manufactured in Australia and sold all over the world. Cochlear also offers a range of support services to help people with cochlear implants and other hearing devices, including education, training, and counselling.
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Is Cochlear a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does Cochlear employ?

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Employees
4,081

What sector is Cochlear in?

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Sector
Health Care

Where is the head office for Cochlear?

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Head Office
Sydney, Australia

What year was Cochlear founded?

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Year Founded
1983
What does Cochlear specialise in?
/Technology /Medtech /Biotech /Health /Medical

What are the products and/or services of Cochlear?

Overview of Cochlear offerings
Cochlear implants: Cochlear implants are electronic devices that help people with severe to profound hearing loss. Cochlear implants are surgically implanted in the inner ear and work by bypassing the damaged hair cells to stimulate the auditory nerve.
Bone conduction implants: Bone conduction implants are electronic devices that help people with conductive or sensorineural hearing loss. Bone conduction implants are surgically implanted behind the ear and work by transmitting sound vibrations directly to the inner ear through the skull bone.
Middle ear implants: Middle ear implants are electronic devices that help people with conductive or mixed hearing loss hear. Middle ear implants are surgically implanted in the middle ear and work by amplifying sound waves before they reach the inner ear.
Hearing aids: Hearing aids are electronic devices that amplify sound waves to help people with mild to moderate hearing loss hear. Hearing aids are available in a variety of styles and sizes to fit individual needs.
Software and accessories: Cochlear offers a range of software and accessories to help people with cochlear implants and other hearing devices get the most out of their hearing.
Support services: Cochlear offers a range of support services to help people with cochlear implants and other hearing devices, including education, training, and counselling.

Who is in the executive team of Cochlear?

Cochlear leadership team
  • Mr. Diggory William Howitt BE (Hons), MBA
    Mr. Diggory William Howitt BE (Hons), MBA
    CEO, MD, President & Executive Director
  • Mr. Stuart  Sayers
    Mr. Stuart Sayers
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Jan  Janssen MSc Elec Eng
    Mr. Jan Janssen MSc Elec Eng
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Ms. Karen  O'Driscoll
    Ms. Karen O'Driscoll
    Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Kristina  Devon
    Ms. Kristina Devon
    Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Rob  McGrory
    Rob McGrory
    Group General Counsel
  • Ms. Jennifer  Stevenson
    Ms. Jennifer Stevenson
    VP of Corporate Communications & Brand
  • Mr. Dean  Phizacklea
    Mr. Dean Phizacklea
    Senior Vice President of Global Strategic Marketing