Varian Medical Systems International AG

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. of Palo Alto, California, focuses energy on saving lives by equipping the world with advanced technology for fighting cancer.

The company is the world’s leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy and brachytherapy. The company supplies informatics software for managing comprehensive cancer clinics, radiotherapy centers and medical oncology practices. Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 6’300 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America, Europe, and China and approximately 70 sales and support offices around the world.

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Switzerland is hosting the EMEIA headquarters for sales, service and marketing as well as the corporate functions for the region based in Cham. In addition to that, Baden is hosting one of the global Varian R&D centers and the center of excellence for all medical imaging issues.

In total, Varian has close to 500 employees in Switzerland.

Industry Sector:
Medical Technology

Head Office:
Palo Alto, California

Further Locations:
2 sites in Switzerland: Baden and Cham. Further 21 branch offices in EMEIA

Approx. 6’300 worldwide, 500 in Switzerland

Electronical engineering, medical technology, information technology, software development engineering, physics