Ontex Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1979

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 8,824


  • Stock Symbol

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 7

  • Share Price
  • $7.34
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Ontex General Information


Ontex Group NV is an international producer of personal-hygiene solutions offered in Europe, Russia, the Middle East, North Africa, and the Americas. Its main business segments are baby care, feminine care, and adult care. Baby care offers mainly diapers and training underpants under a variety of brands: at a lower price point, Canbebe is offered across the Middle East and Africa; Helen Harper Baby is offered across Eastern Europe, Russia, and Africa; ecological diapers such as Bio Baby are offered across Germany; and the Kiddies brand is offered in Mexico. Feminine Care offers towels, liners, and tampons under the Helen Harper and Fiore brands. Adult Care offers incontinence products, pull-up pants, and adult diapers under the Serenity, Id, Canped, and Euron brands.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Personal Products
Stock Exchange
Primary Office
  • Korte Keppestraat 21
  • 9320 Aalst
  • Belgium
+32 053 00 00 00

Ontex Timeline

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Ontex Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$7.34 $7.16 $4.98 - $9.04 $586M 81.1M 84.2K -$1.53

Ontex Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 30-Jun-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020
EV 1,558,054 1,425,490 1,643,359 2,053,627
Revenue 1,866,086 1,758,156 1,665,504 2,378,770
EBITDA 125,459 (9,463) 131,590 220,915
Net Income (123,576) (284,194) (73,184) 61,555
Total Assets 2,588,081 2,889,575 3,112,928 3,772,309
Total Debt 880,915 1,112,184 1,055,003 1,528,726
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Ontex Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Ontex Patents

Ontex Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
EP-4241749-A1 Tampon applicator Pending 10-Mar-2022 000000000 0
EP-4197508-A1 Array of disposable inserts for absorbent articles Pending 15-Dec-2021 0000000000 0
US-20230181389-A1 Array of disposable inserts for absorbent articles Pending 15-Dec-2021 0000000000
EP-4197504-A1 Re-usable shell and disposable insert with wetness indicator Pending 14-Dec-2021 000000000 00
EP-4197506-A1 Re-usable shell and disposable insert with insert positioning system Pending 14-Dec-2021 A61F13/49003 0
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Ontex Executive Team (16)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Charles Desmartis Executive Vice-President, Finance, Legal and IT & Co-Chief Financial Officer
Peter Vanneste Co-Chief Financial Officer
Jonas Deroo Chief Human Resources and Legal Officer & Secretary General
Vincent Crepy Chief Supply Chain Officer
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Ontex Board Members (16)

Name Representing Role Since
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0000 000 00000 Self Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
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00000 0000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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Ontex Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Ontex Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Ontex Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 000000 01-Jul-2020 000000000 00.00 Buildings and Property 0000000 0
00000 (000000 12-Oct-2016 0000000000 00000 Personal Products 0000000 0
0.0. 0000 000 01-Mar-2016 0000000000 00000 Personal Products 0000000 0
0000000 000 11-Feb-2013 0000000000 00000 Other Devices and Supplies
Astel 01-Jan-2000 Merger/Acquisition Personal Products
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Ontex Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Ontex (Mexico Business) Personal Products Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico
00000 (00000000 00 Personal Products Algeria
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Ontex ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated April, 13, 2023

21.27 | Med Risk

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Peers Analysis

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Ontex Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000 (000000 0000 12-Oct-2016 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 00000
P.I. Mabe Group 01-Mar-2016 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Completed
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