Media Release

Straumann Group receives prestigious M&A Atlas award

New York, 5 June 2018: The Straumann Group has won a prestigious Atlas Global Award for its acquisition of ClearCorrect, the clear aligner company that has enabled the Group to enter the highly attractive orthodontics business.

The acquisition was singled out from more than 800 transactions across 5 continents to win the “Cross Border M&A Deal of the Year Award in the mid-cap segment. Shanta Kumari, CEO of Atlas Awards commended Straumann for having the vision to see beyond patent hurdles and to persevere with a value-creating, expansionary transaction.

M&A Atlas Awards honor outstanding firms, best valuecreating deals, and leaders from the corporate, investor and private-equity communities. This year’s Award was presented at a gala event on board the iconic aircraft carrier Intrepid, the home of New York’s Air Sea & Space Museum.

About the Straumann Group
With botiss and its other partners, the Straumann Group offers an unparalleled range of regenerative solutions to support implant and periodontal procedures. The great advantage for customers is that they can obtain total solutions conveniently from a single provider together with service and support.

The Straumann Group (SIX: STMN) is a global leader in tooth replacement and orthodontic solutions that restore smiles and confidence. It unites global and international brands that stand for excellence, innovation and quality in replacement, corrective and digital dentistry, including Straumann, Neodent, Medentika, ClearCorrect, Dental Wings, and other fully/partly owned companies and partners. In collaboration with leading clinics, institutes and universities, the Group researches, develops, manufactures and supplies dental implants, instruments, CADCAM prosthetics, digital and orthodontic solutions as well as biomaterials for applications in replacement, restorative, esthetic and preventative dentistry.

Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, the Group currently employs approx. 5000 people worldwide and its products, solutions and services are available in more than 100 countries through a broad network of distribution subsidiaries and partners.

Straumann Holding AG, Peter Merian-Weg 12, 4002 Basel, Switzerland.
Phone: +41 (0)61 965 11 11 / Fax: +41 (0)61 965 11 01