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Identification number in the register: 48849298417-82
Registration date: 11/04/2012 10:29:09

The information on this entity was last modified on: 06/02/2015 11:40:47
The date of the last annual update was: 06/02/2015 11:40:47
Next update due latest on: 06/02/2017

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual



Inc./ GmbH

    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Sulzerallee, 8
Winterthur 8404


    Person with legal responsibility

Ms  Katarzyna Mazur-Hofsaess

President Zimmer EMEA

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Beat Egli

Director Government Affairs EMEA

    Goals / remit

Founded in 1927, Zimmer is a world leader in orthopaedic implantable devices. The company specializes in designing, developing, manufacturing and marketing devices that help restore joint-related function lost because of disease or trauma. Leading product lines include:

• Reconstructive joints such as hip, knee and shoulder implants;
• Dental implants such as restorative/reconstructive implants and regenerative products;
• Spine implants;
• Trauma devices to reattach or stabilize damaged bone or tissue;
•Surgical products such as tourniquet systems and auto-transfusion devices;
• Orthobiologics such bone graft materials

  • European
  • global
  • national
  • regional/local

    Specific activities covered by the Register

MDD Revision
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Advocacy efforts on policy issues, regulations and legislation in Europe.
-Revision of the Medical Device Directive
-Public Procurement
-Health Tecnology Assessment
-Coorporate Tax

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

50%: 1   25%: 1



    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Beat EGLI 03/07/2015 30/06/2016

    Fields of interest

  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • External Relations
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Home Affairs
  • Internal Market
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade

    Membership and affiliation

Member of Eucomed and AdvaMed. In addition Zimmer is member of several national trade associations within the EU.

    Financial data

01/2014  -  12/2014

10,000 € - 24,999 €

No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.