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Andreas Schönenberger
26. May 2016
Global
Appenzell, May 26, 2016 - The Board of Directors of SIGVARIS Holding AG has appointed Andreas Schönenberger as new CEO of the SIGVARIS Group. Previously he was the CEO of SIGVARIS AG in St. Gallen and responsible for the Country Group Europe Central, North and East. Andreas Schönenberger will assume his new role on June 1, 2016 and will replace Urs Toedtli, who will be pursuing a new career challenge.
BiaCare
29. April 2016
Global
Winterthur, April 29, 2016 - The SIGVARIS Group, world-leading manufacturer of medical compression textiles, has completed a definitive agreement to purchase the BiaCare business. BiaCare has a reputation for being an innovative leader in the design and production of short stretch velcro wraps and other compression garments. With this measure, the SIGVARIS group continues its international growth strategy through line extensions for medically, complex, compression applications.
07. December 2015
Global
Winterthur, December 7, 2015 - The SIGVARIS Group, world-leading manufacturer of medical compression textiles, has taken over Pani Teresa Medica, the market-leading Polish provider of medical textiles, on December 7. With this measure, the SIGVARIS group, which has generated revenue of around CHF 250 million in the past year, continues its international growth strategy.
19. November 2014
Global
The Board of Management of SIGVARIS Holding AG has appointed Daniel Straub new CFO of the SIGVARIS Group. Daniel Straub will take over his new function on 1st December 2014.
SIGVARIS Legreader XT5
26. October 2014
Global
In the year of its 150th anniversary, SIGVARIS opens up the market of three-dimensional leg measurement. The Legreader XT5 creates a profile of the legs without touching them and determines the most effective compression stocking size – within a very short measuring time.
31. July 2014
Global
Sylvain Gaillard is the new Head of Corporate Medical Marketing at SIGVARIS Management AG
25. May 2014
Global
The Board of Management of SIGVARIS Holding AG has appointed Andreas Schönenberger new CEO of SIGVARIS ECNE countries. Andreas Schönenberger will take over his new function on 1st June, 2014.
03. April 2014
Global
These days patients learn about diseases on the Internet and by talking to doctors. Efficient consultations are a challenge. SIGVARIS, the leading manufacturer of medical compression textiles, presents the Phlebo-App for venous diseases. On its 150th anniversary, the Swiss family company is launching a tool that simply and clearly explains the origin of venous diseases to patients.