Oriola-KD as an Investment

Oriola-KD is a Finnish listed company. Oriola-KD helps consumers to improve their wellbeing. In its own pharmacies, Oriola-KD offers expert advice on health and wellbeing and an extensive and high-quality selection of products. To healthcare operators in Sweden, Finland and the Baltic countries, Oriola-KD offers a wide selection of services. Oriola-KD unites consumers and pharmaceutical companies in a unique way. Oriola-KD provides pharmaceutical companies an effective access to markets and improves consumers’ wellbeing by ensuring that pharmaceuticals, health products and services are delivered in a safe and customer-friendly manner.

Oriola-KD has long experience and a strong position on the Finnish and Swedish pharmaceutical markets. In the Finnish pharmaceutical wholesale business, Oriola has a market share of approximately 46 per cent, while in Sweden the share is approximately 40 per cent in the pharmaceutical wholesale business and approximately 18 per cent in the retail business.

Oriola-KD is listed on NASDAQ Helsinki.  Oriola-KD's net sales were approximately EUR 1.6 billion in 2016. Company had approximately 2,820 employees at the end of 2016 of which 59 per cent worked in the Consumer segment, 35 per cent in Services segment, and 4 per cent in Healthcare segment. The group administration employed 2 percent of the total number of employees.