Össur hf. is a global leader in the non-invasive orthopaedics market. The Company focuses on improving people’s mobility. Össur delivers advanced and innovative solutions within the fields of bracing and supports, prosthetics and compression therapy.
Össur is known as a technical leader in the field of prosthetics and is one of the leading companies in bracing and supports. The compression therapy products are only sold in France.
The Company was founded in 1971 as a prosthetic clinic and has since then grown through innovation and acquisitions in both prosthetics and bracing and supports. Today Össur has a strong position in the industry and in key markets and is in a good position to leverage on future growth opportunities.
Össur has been a listed company since 1999 and on NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen in since 2009. The Company has operations in 13 countries and 1850 employees.
Össur is headquartered in Reykjavik, Iceland. The Company’s sales are well diversified by segments and geography. Sales in 2012 amounted to USD 399 million and were split as follows: