22 October 2020 - Mediq intends to expand its position in the Benelux through the acquisition of Eurocept Homecare and Da Vinci Kliniek, both part of Eurocept Group. The acquisition is subject to approvals by regulatory authorities and expected to be completed in the upcoming months. Eurocept Homecare provides specialised medical care and ambulatory medical technology in the patient's home. Da Vinci Kliniek is a leading complex wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy expertise centre with six clinics across the Netherlands. Around 400 people work at these two organisations.
Christian Wojczewski, CEO Mediq Group: ‘Mediq Group is a leading international provider of medical devices and healthcare services. This acquisition in the Netherlands will complement and strengthen our portfolio of care solutions aimed at improving the quality of life for patients while making a contribution to keep healthcare affordable for everyone.’
Arjen Linders, Executive Vice President Benelux at Mediq adds: ‘With the complementary portfolios of Eurocept Homecare and Da Vinci Kliniek, we can provide better healthcare services outside the hospital. This is an excellent match with what we do best at Mediq: helping people with medical needs live their lives to the full potential and being there when they need us. There is a strong cultural fit between our respective organisations and we look forward to combining our strengths to drive our unique value proposition.’
Mike van Woensel, CEO Eurocept Group: ‘We are a leading pioneer in the field of specialised medical homecare and treatment for wound healing as well as skin and tissue damage. Mediq provides the scale and future-proof infrastructure to drive further development and growth. Furthermore, pooling our resources offers extra room to invest in technological innovation and digitisation. We have a lot to offer each other.’