2022-07-15 08:00

Interim report Q2, 2022: Together for successful growth

Second quarter

  • Sales of SEK 829 (382) million, corresponding to an increase of 117% in SEK, whereof currency effect 18%, acquired growth 80% and organic growth 18%.
  • Consumables increased sales by 24% in SEK, Technologies by 37% in SEK, and Genetic Services contributed sales of SEK 341 million.
  • Strong growth in all market regions. Americas 241%, EMEA 53%, Japan Pacific 85% and Asia 73% in local currencies.
  • Operating income before depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) was SEK 273 (134) million, corresponding to a margin of 32.9% (35.2%). EBITDA per share increased by 63%.
  • Net income was SEK 130 (86) million, resulting in earnings per share of SEK 0.96 (0.79).

Pro forma

  • Sales, adjusted for business related to Covid-19 tests, increased by 24% in SEK, and 14% in local currencies.
  • EBITDA margin of 32.9% (32.8%).

First half year

  • Sales of SEK 1,581 (761) million, corresponding to an increase of 108% in SEK, whereof currency effect 16%, acquired growth 77% and organic growth 15%.
  • Consumables increased sales by 25% in SEK, Technologies by 18% in SEK, and Genetic Services contributed sales of SEK 645 million.
  • Strong growth in all market regions. Americas 247%, EMEA 68%, Japan Pacific 48% and Asia 45% in local currencies.
  • Operating income before depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) was SEK 501 (297) million, corresponding to a margin of 31.7% (39.1%). EBITDA per share increased 35%.
  • Net income was SEK 213 (205) million, resulting in earnings per share of SEK 1.56 (1.88).

Pro forma

  • Sales, adjusted for business related to Covid-19 tests, increased by 21% in SEK, and 12% in local currencies. 
  • EBITDA margin of 31.7% (33.6%).


Gothenburg, July 15, 2022
VITROLIFE AB (publ)
Thomas Axelsson, CEO

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Thomas Axelsson, CEO, phone: +46 31 721 80 01
Patrik Tolf, CFO, phone: +46 31 766 90 21

This information is information that Vitrolife AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation and the Securities Markets Act. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 8.00 am CET on July 15, 2022.

This is a translation of the Swedish version of the press release. When in doubt, the Swedish wording prevails.