Notes to the interim condensed consolidated financial statements

1 Reporting entity

The Tecan Group is a global provider of laboratory instruments and solutions in biopharmaceuticals, forensics and clinical diagnostics. The Group specializes in the development, production and distribution of automation solutions for laboratories in the life sciences sector. Its clients include pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, university research departments, forensic and diagnostic laboratories. As an original equipment manufacturer, the Group also develops and manufactures OEM instruments and components that are then distributed by partner companies. Founded in Switzerland in 1980, the Group has manufacturing, research and development sites in both Europe and North America and maintains a sales and service network in 52 countries. 


The ultimate parent company is Tecan Group Ltd., a limited company incorporated in Switzerland, whose shares are publicly traded. Tecan Group Ltd.’s registered office is located at Seestrasse 103, 8708 Männedorf, Switzerland.