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Sonova Holding AG (0QPY.L)

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Sonova Holding AG

Laubisrütistrasse 28
Stäfa 8712
41 58 928 33 33

Full-time employees18,151

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Arnd KaldowskiCEO, COO & Member of Management Board1.58MN/A1967
Ms. Birgit M. ConixCFO & Member of Management BoardN/AN/A1965
Mr. Christophe FondGroup VP of Audiological Care & Member of Management BoardN/AN/A1966
Dr. Victoria E. Carr-Brendel Ph.D.Member of Management Board, Group VP of Cochlear Implants & President of Advanced BionicsN/AN/A1964
Mr. Ludger AlthoffGroup VP of Operations & Member of Management BoardN/AN/A1964
Mr. Robert T. WoolleyGroup VP of Hearing Instruments & Member of the Management BoardN/AN/A1976
Ms. Katya KruglovaGVP of Human Resources & Communications and Member of Management BoardN/AN/A1971
Mr. Thomas BernhardsgrutterSenior Director of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Jan MetzdorffPresident of Hearing Instruments Wholesale for USN/AN/A1963
Ms. Fabia Meline MullerLaunch Program ManagerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2023, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CHF.


Sonova Holding AG manufactures and sells hearing care solutions for adults and children in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. It operates through two segments, Hearing Instruments and Cochlear Implants segments. The Hearing Instruments segments engages in the design, development, manufacture, distribution, and service of hearing instruments and related products, as well as wireless headsets, speech-enhanced hearables, and audiophile headphones under the Phonak, Unitron, Hansaton, and Sennheiser brand names; and audiological care services under the AudioNova, Audium, Audition Santé, Boots Hearingcare, Connect Hearing, Geers, Hansaton, Lapperre, Schoonenberg, and Triton Hearing brands. The Cochlear Implants segment is involved in the design, development, manufacture, distribution, and service of hearing implants and related products under the Advanced Bionics brand. The company sells its products through independent distributors; and provides hearing care services through a network of stores and clinics. The company was formerly known as Phonak Holding AG and changed its name to Sonova Holding AG in August 2007. The company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Stäfa, Switzerland.

Corporate governance

Sonova Holding AG’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 May 2024 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder rights: 9; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.