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Polar helps you get under the skin of your training. We put it down to a combination of expertise in sports, physiology and electronics, coupled with a deep understanding of customer needs. It’s no surprise then that we’ve been leading the way in technological innovations and heart rate monitors since 1977.
And we cater for all levels of fitness by offering a comprehensive product range, along with essential support and advice. Everything from improving an athlete’s sports performance to helping people enjoy a healthier lifestyle, and aiding rehabilitation and weight management.
This desire to be the best is made possible by ambitious and highly talented professionals who still believe as passionately in what we do today, as we did over 30 years ago. And our success is clear to see. Today, Polar employs 1200 people worldwide, has 26 subsidiaries globally and manages a distribution network supplying over 35,000 retail outlets in more than 80 countries. Now that’s what we call the power behind Polar.

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HQFI
Websitepolar.com

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2019)842

Key People/Management at Polar

Kunal Gupta

Kunal Gupta

CEO
Luke Wroblewski

Luke Wroblewski

CEO & Co-Founder
Michael Russo

Michael Russo

CTO
Lou Kerner

Lou Kerner

Investor
Jeff Cole

Jeff Cole

Co-Founder, CTO
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Polar Office Locations

Polar has an office in Zug
Zug, CH
Sumpfstrasse 13
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Polar Financials and Metrics

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Polar total Funding

$9 m

Polar latest funding size

$6 m

Time since last funding

8 years ago

Polar investors

Polar's latest funding round in January 2012 was reported to be $6 m. In total, Polar has raised $9 m
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Polar News and Updates

LEAD PLAINTIFF DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 In PolarityTE, Inc. To Contact The Firm

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in PolarityTE, Inc. ("Polarity" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:COOL) of the August 27, 2018 deadline to seek the role of lead plaintiff in a federal securities class action...

Macau Capital Investments, Inc. Closes Acquisition of Polaris International Holdings, Inc. (PIHN)

HOUSTON, Aug. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via OTC PR WIRE -- Macau Capital Investments, Inc. (USOTC: MCIM) announces the acquisition of Polaris International Holdings, Inc. (USOTC: PIHN). The company is pleased to announce that it has acquired a control equity stake in Polaris International Holdi…

A Polar Bear Frolics on Sea Ice, and 13 Other Gorgeous Drone Photos

Florian Ledoux was named this year's Drone Photographer of the Year for his winning wildlife photo captured in Nunavut, Canada.

World's largest king penguin colony has shrunk by nearly 90 per cent

The world's biggest colony of king penguins has reduced by a staggering 88 per cent over the past 35 years, according to scientists who said that the reason for collapse remains a mystery. Known since the 1960s, the colony of king penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) on Ile aux Cochons, an island in t…

Polar bear shot dead in Arctic after injuring cruise ship worker, sparking criticism

A cruise-ship line is under fire after an employee shot dead a polar bear on an Arctic archipelago between Norway and the North Pole, USA Today reports.
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Polar Blogs

Yoga For Triathletes

Muscular imbalances and core weakness are common in triathletes. Learn how triathletes can use yoga to boost performance and prevent injury. The post Yoga For Triathletes appeared first on Polar Blog.

Athlete Sleep Diaries, Chapter 1 : “Taking Back Control Of Sleep And Recovery”

Les Mills program Director Rachael Newsham shares her key takeaways from tracking and analyzing her sleep, complemented by expert sleep tips from Polar. The post Athlete Sleep Diaries, Chapter 1 : “Taking Back Control Of Sleep And Recovery” appeared first on Polar Blog.

When To Return To Training After A Marathon

From what happens to your muscles to a detailed three-week marathon recovery plan, here’s what you need to know after running a marathon. The post When To Return To Training After A Marathon appeared first on Polar Blog.

Champions Of Kona – Battle To Podium at 2019 IRONMAN World Championship

Here's how Sebastian Kienle and Lucy Charles-Barclay made their way around the iconic 140.6-mile course all the way to the podium at the 2019 IRONMAN World Championship. The post Champions Of Kona – Battle To Podium at 2019 IRONMAN World Championship appeared first on Polar Blog.

Recovery From Training – Pro Tips From Triathlete Kaisa Sali

Pro triathlete Kaisa Sali emphasizes the importance of balancing hard workouts with proper recovery. Here's how she does it. The post Recovery From Training – Pro Tips From Triathlete Kaisa Sali appeared first on Polar Blog.

4 Ways To Prevent Stress Affecting Sports Performance

Here are 4 key ways pro triathlete Patrik Nilsson has found helpul in preventing stress getting in the way of his sports performance. The post 4 Ways To Prevent Stress Affecting Sports Performance appeared first on Polar Blog.
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Polar Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who are Polar key executives?

    Polar's key executives are Kunal Gupta, Luke Wroblewski and Michael Russo.

  • How many employees does Polar have?

    Polar has 842 employees.

  • Who are Polar competitors?

    Competitors of Polar include MyFitnessPal, Cardiio and Misfit Wearables.

  • Where are Polar offices?

    Polar has an office in Zug.

  • How many offices does Polar have?

    Polar has 3 offices.