Nordic Capital, a leading global healthcare investor, has signed an agreement to invest in Equipe Zorgbedrijven (“Equipe” or “the Company”), a fast-growing private provider of outpatient healthcare in the Netherlands. The investment will be made in partnership with Equipe’s founders and management and aims to further strengthen the Company’s relentless focus on quality of care. It will also help Equipe to present its offer to a wider group of patients by providing further resources to accelerate growth by digitalisation and international expansion. Equipe’s current investors, the European investment company Gimv, will transfer its holding to Nordic Capital at the completion of the transaction.
Equipe is one of the leading providers of specialised care and outpatient clinics in the Netherlands.The Company was founded in 1995 and is active in hand and wrist surgery & therapy and aesthetic care, with a growing presence in orthopaedics, ophthalmology & general surgery. Equipe’s management has a strong focus on growing the Company in a sustainable way to deliver high-quality care, innovative treatments and high standards, which in turn allows for greater specialisation and additional sub-specialities.