BOI.PA - Boiron SA

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Boiron SA

2, avenue de l’Ouest Lyonnais
Messimy 69510
33 4 78 45 61 00

IndustryDrug Manufacturers—Specialty & Generic
Full-time employees2,801

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Ms. Valérie Lorentz-PoinsotGM & Exec. Director842.91kN/A1969
Mr. Jean-Christophe BayssatDeputy GM, Chief Pharmacist & Director of Pharmaceutical Devel.339.57kN/A1963
Patrice VarrautDirector of OperationsN/AN/AN/A
Juliette BaudryHR DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Fabrice ReyGroup TreasurerN/AN/AN/A
Eric LambertSec. Gen.N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2021, 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 EUR.


Boiron SA manufactures and sells homeopathic medicines in France, rest of Europe, North America, and internationally. The company offers non-proprietary, proprietary, branded homeopathic medicines. Its branded homeopathic medicines include Oscillococcinum to treat influenza symptoms, such as fever, chills, headaches, and aches; Stodal and Stodaline for treating coughs; Arnigel for adjunctive local treatment of benign trauma in the absence of open wounds; Camilia for the treatment of teething problems for babies; and Sédatif PC to treat anxiety and emotional, and minor sleep disorders. The company's homeopathic medicines also comprise Coryzalia for the treatment of cold symptoms and rhinitis; Homéoptic to treat eye discomfort and irritation due to various causes for adults and children; and Homéovox for vocal disorders. In addition, it provides dietary supplement; Dermoplasmine stick, baume, and mousse to treat dry lips and skin; Mag' Nuit, a formula to fall asleep; Arnitrosium for joint pain; Castor Equi Boiron ointment for treatment of cracked skin; and Storinyl, a syrup to treat colds. Further, it offers herbal medicines, such as Canephron to increase the amount of urine and to improve urinary elimination; moisturizing baby milk; and medical devices, including a range of COVID self-tests and rapid antigenic tests. The company offers its products through distribution centers, pharmacies, pharmacy chains, wholesalers, grocery and drugstores, health food stores, and online retail. Boiron SA was founded in 1932 and is headquartered in Messimy, France.

Corporate governance

Boiron SA’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 June 2023 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 8; Board: 9; Shareholder rights: 8; Compensation: 9.

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.