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Coloplast CEO struggling to find good acquisition candidate

Medtech company Coloplast is still searching high and low for a suitable acquisition to its skin and wound care business. The likelihood of finding something good is not that high at the moment, says the CEO.

Kristian Villumsen, CEO, Coloplast | Photo: Stine Bidstrup/ERH

Coloplast's skin and wound care business is lucrative, but is still too small to live up to its potential - though CEO Kristian Villumsen has plans to change that.

"We compare ourselves to the industry leaders, and looking at the rest of the company's portfolio, we want wound care to make more money - and generate better margins," he says.

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