Cochlear Limited

Headquarters: Sydney, NSW, Australia

Founded: 1981

Employees: 4,000

CEO: Mr. Diggory William Howitt BE (Hons), MBA

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Market Cap

A$14.64 Billion

AUD as of April 1, 2022

US$10.98 Billion

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Detailed Description

Cochlear Limited provides implantable hearing solutions for adults and children worldwide. It offers cochlear implant systems, sound processor upgrades, bone conduction systems, accessories, and other products. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

Wikipedia Introduction

Cochlear is a medical device company that designs, manufactures, and supplies the Nucleus cochlear implant, the Hybrid electro-acoustic implant and the Baha bone conduction implant. Based in Sydney, Cochlear was formed in 1981 with finance from the Australian government to commercialise the implants pioneered by Dr. Graeme Clark. Today, the company holds over two-thirds of the worldwide hearing implant market, with more than 250,000 people receiving one of Cochlear's implants since 1982. Cochlear was named Australia's most innovative company in 2002 and 2003, and one of the world's most innovative companies by Forbes in 2011.

Source: Wikipedia, retrieved on March 31, 2022, 8:44 p.m.

Stocks & Indices

Cochlear Limited has the following listings and related stock indices.

Stock: ASX: COH

Product & Services

Cochlear implantsBone-anchored hearing aidsCochlear wireless accessoriesBone anchored prosthetics

Key People

Dig Howitt (CEO) Rick Holliday- Smith (Chairman)


Revenue: A$1240 million (2017)

Net income: A$224 million (2017)



1 University Avenue

Macquarie University

Sydney, NSW 2109


Phone: 61 2 9428 6555

Fax: 61 2 9428 6353