Company profile

Founded in 1982, VAMED has become the leading global provider of a full line of services for hospitals and other health care facilities. The group has implemented more than 960 projects in 95 countries on five continents.

VAMED’s portfolio ranges from project development, planning and turnkey equipment via maintenance, technical, commercial and infrastructure services to the total operational management of health care facilities. With its portfolio of services, VAMED covers the entire range of health care, from wellness and preventive medicine via medical care and nursing to aftercare and rehabilitation.

VAMED is Austria’s leading private provider of rehabilitation services and, through VAMED Vitality World, the company is also Austria‘s largest operator of thermal spas and health resorts. In the year 2019 the VAMED group was responsible for over 22,000 staff worldwide, generating a volume of business of € 2.6 bn.

Products and services

VAMED’s project business comprises consultation, development and planning, and the turn-key completion of projects, including financing engineering. VAMED is a leader in the area of Public Private Partnership models (PPP) for healthcare facilities.
For these business models, public and private partners set up a joint project company to plan, build, finance and operate hospitals and other healthcare facilities. So far, 26 PPP models have been implemented.

Services on offer range from the maintenance of buildings and of all technical devices, service of medical technology equipment, via facility management to the total operational management of healthcare facilities.
VAMED´s service business has a modular structure and comprises all facility management aspects in technical, commercial, and infrastructure terms, to the total operational management of healthcare objects.



Project Management of Vienna General Hospital


Start projects in the Middle East


Start projects in Africa


Start facility management


Start projects in Asia


Start hospital management


Start project development


Completion of the very first project from development (idea) to operational management


First management contract on PPP basis


5th Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) model completed


More than 450 projects realized


Start projects in Latin America, more than 550 projects realized


Implementation of 20th PPP model


More than 960 projects implemented in 95 countries, 26 PPP models
Sterngasse 5
1230 Vienna
+43 1 60127-0
approx. 22.000
Export/Foreign share
approx. 78% international sales
Export markets
Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America
Contact person
Mag. Ludwig Bichler, MBA
Vice President, Corporate Spokesman

VAMED regards the Coat of Arms of the Republic of Austria as the highest recognition and accolade of the company‘s efforts. This award is a sign of our commitment to represent Austria through outstanding service in 95 countries around the world.

It fills our company with a sense of pride every time we see the impact of the Coat of Arms of the Republic of Austria worldwide, particularly on a governmental level. It stands for extraordinary achievements and the quality that “made in Austria” represents.

Ernst Wastler
President and CEO VAMED AG