Company profile

Virbac specializes in the research, production and marketing of veterinary medicines. The activity is organized around 2 product families:
  • pet medications: pest control drugs, vaccines, antibiotics, anesthetics, anti-inflammatory drugs, mouth/dental care products, ophthalmologic and dermatological products intended for dogs, cats, horses, birds, rodents, etc. The group also offers foods and electronic identification chips;
  • livestock medications: pest control drugs and antibiotics intended for cattle, sheep, pigs, poultry, etc.
At the end of 2018, the group had 11 production sites in the world. Net sales break down geographically as follows: France (15.4%), Europe (25.6%), Latin America (16.4%), Asia (16.3%), North America (13.8%), Pacific (9.5%), Africa and Middle East (3%).

Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 19 Jul 2019
Key Executives
Chairman of the Management Board Sébastien Huron
Chief Executive Officer Christian Karst
Member of the Management Board Jean-Pierre Dick
Member of the Management Board Christian Karst
Member of the Management Board Habib Ramdani
Chief Financial Officer Habib Ramdani
Development Christian Karst
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 19 Jul 2019
Key figures
Millenium 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Net sales 868.932 861.882 871.828 852.623 773.116
Income from ordinary activities 868.932 861.882 871.828 852.623 773.116
Operating income 64.993 58.048 69.013 34.509 109.062
Cost (net) of financial indebtedness -16.678 -19.936 -19.056 -12.599 -5.809
Equity-accounted companies' contribution to results 462 765 294 -778 -1.239
Net profit from discontinued activities
Net income 20.985 1.759 37.867 12.668 70.533
Net income (Group share) 20.099 -2.575 34.646 9.405 63.596
Fiscal year end 12,18 12,17 12,16 12,15 12,14
Length of fiscal year (month) 12 12 12 12 12
Currency & Unit EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands
Account Standards
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 19 Jul 2019
Shareholder information
Dick 49,67 %
Free float 49,12 %
Plan d'Epargne d'Entreprise 0,78 %
Treasury stock 0,43 %
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 15 May 2019

Address

Virbac

13ème Rue LID
BP 27
FR-06511 Carros Cedex
France
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 19 Jul 2019

Contact

GARAUDET Michel
Phone number: 04 92 08 71 00
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 19 Jul 2019