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About Us

CooperCompanies is a dynamic, innovative medical device company whose more than 12,000 employees improve lives around the world each and every day. Through our two business units - CooperVision and CooperSurgical – we provide a wide range of products and services designed to advance vision care and women's health. CooperVision is a world-leading manufacturer of contact lenses that addresses the most common and complex vision challenges, bringing a refreshing perspective that delivers real advantages for customers and wearers. CooperSurgical is committed to advancing the health of women, babies and families with its diversified portfolio of products and services focusing on women’s health, fertility and diagnostics.

Our Story

With a rich history of innovation, Cooper is a global medical device company with products sold in more than 100 countries. While we’ve evolved since our early days, our commitment to developing products and services that help improve lives one person at a time has carried through.

1950s & 1960s

CooperCompanies begins to take shape, focusing on oral and skin care.

1970s

Cooper expands globally while adding contact lenses and surgical products to its portfolio.

1980s

Growth fuels Cooper’s evolution, including the formation of CooperVision and the beginnings of CooperSurgical.

1990s – Present

Strategic acquisitions and key product developments help elevate CooperCompanies to become a global leader in vision care and women’s health.

Leadership

Meet our Executive Management and Board of Directors.

Our leadership team provides the expertise, passion and dedication that inspires success.

Corporate Responsibility

By supporting global and local causes as well as caring for the planet, Cooper strives to be a responsible member of the communities where we live and work. See how we're making an impact.