aap Implantate AG is a globally active medical technology company based in Berlin, Germany. It develops, manufactures, and markets products for trauma. Its IP-protected portfolio includes besides the innovative anatomical plating system LOQTEQ® a wide range of cannulated screws. In addition, this company has an innovation pipeline with promising development projects such as its antibacterial silver coating technology and magnesium-based implants. These technologies address critical and unmet needs in trauma. While this company sells the products in Germany directly to hospitals, purchasing groups, and hospital groups, at international level, it primarily uses a broad network of distributors in around 25 countries. In the US it pursues a hybrid distribution strategy with its subsidiary aap Implants Inc. Distribution is carried out both through distribution agents and partnerships with global orthopedic companies.