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About Oticon

People First

When we say "People First", it is much more than a fancy slogan: It is the way we think, the way we work,  and the way we develop our products.

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We are founded on care

Founded in 1904 by Hans Demant, whose wife suffered from hearing loss, Oticon was built on care and empathy from the very beginning.

Powered by a relentless drive for innovation, Oticon has since been at the absolute forefront of technology that improves the lives of people with hearing loss.

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About Oticon

The Oticon mission is as straightforward as it is worthwhile:

To help people with hearing loss fulfil their potential while living the life they choose - with the hearing they have.

To achieve this, Oticon strives to be the leader in high performance hearing solutions, and to supply the most sophisticated technology and audiology possible. But helping people fulfil their potential includes much more than delivering on the most advanced hearing science and innovative cutting edge designs. Through the People First promise, Oticon has placed a deep appreciation and understanding of what people need, desire and are driven by, as the core of all our innovation. Quite simply, we put the individual needs and wishes of people with hearing loss first in our development of new.


We are located worldwide

Oticon employs more than 3000 people and creates hearing solutions that benefit people in more than 100 countries around the world. Our products are sold through sales offices in 24 countries and some 80 independent distributors worldwide.

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We are always on the lookout for talented people

We believe the greatest innovation and development happens when we put talented people together in an inspiring environment that supports teamwork and personal growth.

Are you interested in a meaningful career focused on changing lives for the better? Then we invite you to read more about life and culture at Oticon and take a look at our job opportunities.

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See the latest news and press releases from Oticon.

  • Restaurants, cafes and bars are once again accessible for hearing loss sufferers

    Copenhagen, Denmark

    11. October 2017

    New independent studies prove that Oticon Opn hearing aids help users engage in conversation in noisy situations, and more effectively than alternative solutions

  • Leading Hearing Aid Manufacturer Oticon Appoints Ole Asboe Jørgensen as New President, Oticon Brand, Global

    Copenhagen, Denmark

    27. June 2017

    Oticon, industry leaders in advanced audiology and hearing aid technology, today announces the appointment of Ole Asboe Jørgensen as new President of the Oticon Brand, Global.

  • Introducing the rechargeable smart hearing aids that integrate seamlessly with your connected world

    Copenhagen, Denmark

    14. June 2017

    Oticon Opn™, the world’s first hearing aid that connects to and interacts with the Internet via the IFTTT Network, is set to become a rechargeable hearing solution.

  • Oticon Opn™ Honored with Two Gold Stevie® Awards in 2017 American Business Awards℠

    Somerset, NJ

    4. May 2017

    Oticon Opn™ captured two Gold Stevie® Awards in the 15th Annual American Business Awards℠.  The world’s first Internet-connected hearing aid earned top honors in the Consumer Electronics and Health & Pharmaceutical categories.

  • Our history

    Oticon is a dynamic company with an innovative culture and an open and friendly atmosphere.

  • People first

    Everything we do always begins with the people we are doing it for. That is our promise.

  • How you become a part of Oticon

    Learn about our recruitment process and how to write a good job application.

  • Locate one of our offices

    Besides our headquarters in Denmark we have offices and distributers all over the world.