Coloplast – Denmark
Founders & Leaders in Ostomy all over the worldColoplast A/S is a Danish multinational company that develops, manufactures and markets medical devices and services related to ostomy, urology, continence, and wound care.
Coloplast was founded in 1957 by Aage Louis-Hansen, It employs more than 9,700 people and operates around the world, with sales activities in 53 countries and production in Denmark, Hungary, France, China and the US. It has its headquarters in Humlebæk, Denmark. Its US headquarters is in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Coloplast is noted on the Danish Stock Exchange, and has for a number of years been represented among the 20 most traded shares in the country.
In 2015 Coloplast was listed as the 33rd most innovative company in the world by Forbes Magazine.