Getinge is a leading global medical technology company with products and system for surgery, intensive care, care ergonomics, wound care and infection control.

Lifco has international market-leading positions within its business areas: Dental, Demolition & Tools and Systems Solutions.

Elanders offers global supply chain solutions, advanced printing solutions and personalised photography products.

Arjo is a global supplier of medical devices and solutions which raise the quality of life for people with reduced mobility and age-related diseases.

Welcome to Carl Bennet AB

Carl Bennet AB (CBAB) was founded in 1989 by Carl Bennet. The company is the main owner of the listed companies Getinge AB (publ), Arjo AB (publ), Lifco AB (publ) and Elanders AB (publ). Operations are also conducted through the subsidary companies Symbrio AB and Dragesholm AB.

2018-12-31ActivitiesSales msekEmployees #
Arjo ABMedical technology8,2176,165
Elanders ABSupply Chain, print & packaging10,7426,652
Getinge ABMedical technology24,17210,515
Lifco ABIndustry and Trade11,9564,926
Symbrio ABIT4434
Dragesholm ABForestry2-

CBAB’s role is to support the subsidiaries and associated companies with knowledge and funding, thus enabling the continued development within their respective mandates. CBAB provides R&D to Swedish universities, colleges and institutions. We develop our businesses with long-term perspective.

Consolidated net sales increased to MSEK 55,005 (49,403) in 2018. The operating profit was MSEK 2,509 (3,529) and the profit before tax MSEK 1,752 (3,323). The number of employees increased over the year to 28,296 (28,670) at year-end, and the average number of employees increased to 28,714 (27,213).