Bactiguard introduces wound care in Spain

Bactiguard expands its business in the wound care market by partnering with the Spanish company Farmaban S.A. The partnership enables Bactiguard to reach the Spanish market with its full range of products. “We have found a very good match in Farmaban – a partner with significant competence in wound care management and ambition to grow by...

Bactiguard’s Annual Report 2020

Regulatory

The annual report for Bactiguard Holding AB (publ) 2020 is now available at www.bactiguard.com. The annual report is available as a downloadable PDF document in both Swedish and English. A printed version of the report will be available from April 28 and can be ordered by sending an email to: info@bactiguard.com. This information is...

Notice to attend the Annual General Meeting of Bactiguard Holding AB

Regulatory

The shareholders of Bactiguard Holding AB (publ), company reg. no. 556822-1187 (“Bactiguard”), are hereby given notice to attend the Annual General Meeting (AGM) to be held on Wednesday, 28 April 2021. Due to the ongoing pandemic, the Company’s board of directors has decided that the AGM will be conducted without the physical presence of...

A large randomized clinical trial shows significant reduction in urinary tract infections

A recently published, randomized, controlled multicenter study in India shows that urinary catheters with Bactiguard's coating for infection prevention reduce the risk of catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI) by 69 % compared to standard catheters. “We are very proud to be able to present such fine results from the largest...

Apoteket AB starts selling Hydrocyn in Sweden

Sweden’s largest pharmacy Apoteket AB will start selling Bactiguard's disinfection solution Hydrocyn® aqua (Hydrocyn) and the products will initially be available via the online store www.apoteket.se. Hydrocyn is a non-alcoholic product that effectively kills virus, bacteria and fungi without irritating the skin. “Apoteket AB has a unique...

Year-end report 2020 Bactiguard Holding AB

Regulatory

Recovery in the fourth quarter – Infection prevention key in future healthcare Fourth quarter (October-December 2020) Revenues amounted to SEK 55.6 (59.8) million, a decrease by 7% (adjusted for currency -2%). EBITDA amounted to SEK 4.9 (12.2) million with an EBITDA-margin of 9% (20%). Operating profit amounted to SEK -6.4 (1.7) million. Net...

Thomas von Koch proposed as new Chairman of the Board

Regulatory

The Nomination Committee of Bactiguard Holding AB (publ) has today held a meeting and decided to propose Thomas von Koch as new Chairman of the Board at the Annual General Meeting on April 28, 2021. The current Chairman of the Board, Christian Kinch, is proposed by the Nomination Committee as new Deputy Chairman of the Board. Cecilia Edström has...

Cecilia Edström resigns as CEO of Bactiguard

Regulatory

Cecilia Edström has today informed the Board that she wishes to resign as CEO of Bactiguard Holding AB (publ) after seven years in the Executive Management team. The Board will therefore initiate the recruitment of a new CEO. Cecilia Edström will continue in her role as CEO until her successor has been appointed and is available for re-election...

Bactiguard received EU grant for air bridge

Bactiguard has received an EU grant of SEK 1.4 million for the air bridge that was established for the transport of protective equipment and disinfectants from Asia to Europe in connection with the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. The grant has in full been transferred to Bactiguard's partner Svenskt Industriflyg as compensation for their...

Bactiguard recruits Global Head of Sales from Straumann

Peter Rådqvist, with many years of international experience from leading companies and positions in MedTech, has been recruited to the role of Global Head of Sales. Peter, whose most recent position was with Straumann, will take up his new position on 1 February and report to the CEO.“Peter Rådqvist has an interesting and broad international...

Bactiguard-coated Zimmer Biomet trauma implants receive European regulatory clearance

Regulatory

Today, Bactiguard-coated Zimmer Biomet orthopaedic trauma implants received European regulatory clearance and CE mark. Preparations for registering the implants in the U.S. market are also ongoing.“I am very pleased that the CE mark has been secured for Bactiguard-coated Zimmer Biomet trauma implants. This clearance will pave the way for...

Bactiguard launches Hydrocyn aqua in Greece

Bactiguard continues the launch of the Hydrocyn® aqua (Hydrocyn) product range in Europe by entering a new partnership with Lifecyn S.A. (Lifecyn) in Greece. The collaboration is based on an exclusive distribution agreement for Bactiguard’s Hydrocyn® aqua range, including products for advanced disinfection and wound care. “Launching the...