Olympus can look back on a multitude of extraordinary achievements thanks to the commitment and passion of our employees to provide an innovative product portfolio that makes people’s lives healthier, safer, and more fulfilling. Whether it's awards, patents, or employees - these facts shape Olympus and our more than 100 years of history.

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31,557 employees

work for Olympus worldwide.1



Total Medical Revenue FY2022

Medical Business occupies the largest part of our revenue1

Olympus is the leader in gastrointestinal endoscopic equipment with

70% global
market share.2


100 Diseases or Conditions Treated

At Olympus we have versatile medical devices with the ability to treat approximately 100 diseases or conditions.3

TOP 100 Global Innovator

From 2012 to 2020, and in 2022, Olympus was recognized as one of the top 100 most innovative companies in the world.

70% of

Olympus R&D expenditures

are dedicated to the medical business.4


Olympus holds approximately

17,000 patents across its product portfolio.1


291 awards

Since 1966, Olympus has been consistently honored with national and international design awards for its innovative product designs.1


Yasuo Takeuchi

is Olympus' 17th President.

1 As of March 2022.

2 As of November 2020.

3 As of March 2021.

4 Research and development for the fiscal year ending March 2022.

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