Ostomy, wound care and hospital products

ConvaTec is a leading developer and marketer of innovative medical technologies. With four key business divisions: Advanced Wound Care, Ostomy Care, Continence and Critical Care (CCC) and Infusion Devices, ConvaTec products support health care professionals from the hospital to the community health setting. The company has operations in over 100 countries serving consumers and health care professionals on six continents.

Nordic Capital Funds VI and VII, together with Avista Capital partners acquired Convatec from Bristol Myers Squibb in August 2008.

After the acquisition by Nordic Capital, ConvaTec has acquired and integrated Unomedical, a leading manufacturer of single-use medical devices based in Copenhagen and a Nordic Capital portfolio company since 2003, and 180 Medical, through which the Group distributes disposable, intermittent (single-use) urological catheters directly to patients in the United States, acquired in 2012.

  • Paul Moraviec, CEO
  • Nigel Clerkin, CFO
Key Information: Revenues 2015*: EUR 1490 million Employees: 9050 Ownership: Nordic Capital Fund VI and Fund VII, controlling shareholding Date of investment: 2008
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