Tecan (www.tecan.com) is a leading global provider of laboratory instruments and solutions in biopharmaceuticals, forensics and clinical diagnostics. The company specializes in the development, production and distribution of auto ated workflow solutions for laboratories in the life sciences m sector. Its clients include pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, university research departments, forensic and diagnostic laboratories. As an original equipment manufacturer ( OEM ), Tecan is also a leader in developing and manufacturing OEM instruments and components that are then distributed by partner companies. Founded in Switzerland in 1980, the company has manufacturing, research and development sites in both Europe and North America and maintains a sales and service network in 52 countries. In 2010, Tecan generated sales of CHF 371 million (USD 356 million; EUR 269 million). Registered shares of Tecan Group are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange ( TK: TECN/Reuters: TECZn.S/ISIN: 12100191).
Tecan will be the preferred supplier for leading life science companies and laboratories on all continents, whenever they source their current and future needs for state-of-the-art workflow solutions. Tecan will be present in every laboratory.
To delight our customers by exceeding their expectations, aiming for the highest customer satisfaction and retention in our industry. To contribute to the quality of life of humankind by enabling our customers to make the world and our community a healthier and safer place. We create continuous, sustainable shareholder value and we are an employer of choice in our industry.