Sonova, headquartered in Stäfa, Switzerland, is a leading provider of innovative hearing care solutions. The group operates through its core business brands Phonak, UnitronHansatonAdvanced Bionics and AudioNova. We reach our consumers through multiple channels; this diversity lets them benefit from our broad range of solutions – hearing aids, cochlear implants, wireless communication products, digital solutions, and professional audiological care – in the way that best suits their individual needs.

Founded in 1947, the group is currently present in over 100 countries across the globe and has a workforce of over 14,000 dedicated employees. Across all businesses, and by supporting the Hear the World Foundation, Sonova pursues its vision of a world where everyone enjoys the delight of hearing and therefore lives a life without limitations.

Sonova Facts
  • >3000

    Total number of patents

  • 100+

    Countries

  • 14,000+

    Employees

  • 2.76 billion

    CHF in Sales 2018/19

A House of Brands

Sonova, headquartered in Stäfa, Switzerland, is a leading provider of innovative hearing care solutions. We reach our consumers through multiple channels; this diversity lets them benefit from our broad range of solutions – hearing aids, cochlear implants, wireless communication products, digital solutions, and professional audiological care – in the way that best suits their individual needs. The group operates through these core business brands.

Hearing instruments

Phonak Logo
unitron logo
Hansaton Logo

Cochlear implants

Advanced Bionics Logo

Audiological care

AudioNova Logo
  • Hansaton! Logo
  • Boots Hearingcare Logo
  • Geers Logo
  • Connect Hearing Australia
  • Connect Hearing
  • Connect Hearing
  • Laperre
  • Triton Hearing
  • Vitakustik
  • Schoonenberg
  • Geers Logo
  • Geers Logo
  • Audium
  • AudioNova Denmark
  • AuditionSante
  • AudioNova Sweden
  • AudioNova Italy

Strong local presence - worldwide customer service

WorldwidePresence_Company

Our Values

Innovation

Innovation

We strive to be recognized as the innovation leader and offer the best solutions to our customers. We continuously push the limits of technology. As we grow our business, we quickly adapt to changing circumstances.

Hansaton Sanova Salzburg 06 Florian Breitenberger

Engagement

Our highly dedicated employees are key to win the hearts and minds of our customers. We believe in cross-functional teams in which every voice matters. We pursue a strong presence in local markets and we understand local needs.

Responsibility

Responsibility

We strive to be credible and transparent towards all stakeholders. We take our social responsibility serious:we are committed to the prevention of hearing loss and support people affected by hearing loss.

Hearing Test

Sometimes we don't notice hearing loss until it starts to impact our lifestyle. You could be struggling to hear work colleagues, friends or family, missing out on sound can mean missing the full story. Test your hearing with our free online hearing test tool.

Hearing Test

We care.

Corporate Responsibility

As a leading hearing care company, Sonova has both a duty to act responsibly and an ability to make a positive impact on society. Our integrated sustainability program aligns closely with our business strategy as well as the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Hear the World Foundation - Equal opportunities and improved quality of life

Founded 2006 by Sonova, the charitable Hear the World foundation supports people with hearing loss, particularly disadvantaged children in lower-income countries. Since its establishment, the foundation has provided funding, hearing technology, and expertise with a total value of over CHF 16 million to over 90 projects all around the world.

Vietnam Cochlear implant recipient Hear the world foundation