About us

Formed in 2019 through the merger of Sivantos and Widex, WS Audiology combines more than 140 years of experience and expertise. 

Today, WS Audiology continues to pioneer the use of technology to help people with hearing loss enjoy the sounds that make life wonderful.

As a global leader, our ambition is to unlock human potential by making wonderful sound part of everyone’s life.

Purpose: Unlocking human potential by making wonderful sound part of everyone’s life.


  • Hearing has the ability to enhance quality of life and economic opportunity for millions of people.
  • We pioneer technologies and services that help people hear the sounds that make life wonderful.
  • Our ambition is to make hearing diagnosis and care accessible to all.



  • We've helped improve the lives of millions with hearing loss, uniquely positioning ourselves for that purpose. It's so rewarding to give someone back the miracle of hearing, helping them to thrive. 
    This is what drives everything we do. Our ambition is nothing less than unlocking human potential by making wonderful sound part of everyone’s life.

    To achieve this, we are taking action in four key areas:

    Leading Innovation

    To build distinct hearing brands.

    Supporting professionals

    To deliver the best care.

    Expanding access

    To hearing aids and care.

    Driving transformation

    To move hearing care forward.
    Today, one in three hearing aids worn by people around the world has been manufactured by us. We are active in over 125 markets, and employ 11,000 people worldwide. Our broad portfolio of leading hearing related products and services generates annual revenues of more than € 1.7 Billion. 
    WS Audiology is privately owned by the Tøpholm and Westermann families, as well as funds under the management of EQT and the Strüngmann family.

    Our brands

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