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Femcare-Nikomed

Femcare-Nikomed is an internationally renowned, IPR led, healthcare group and the trading vehicle for the worldwide marketing and distribution of the 'Filshie Clip', the Western world's leading female sterilisation device.

The group also operates as a UK-focused medical distribution business specialising in the general surgery and gynaecology sectors.

Femcare-Nikomed sells the Filshie Clip through a range of international distributors, of which it owns the UK and Australian networks.

THE EXIT

Femcare-Nikomed was acquired by Utah Medical Products, a NASDAQ listed supplier of speciality medical products, for £25m.  This resulted in a return of 2x capital.

HOLDING PERIOD

Aug 2004 - Mar 2011

Country

UK

Business Description

Healthcare

Revenue Progression

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Employees at ACQ.

70

Investment Type

Primary MBO

[Equistone] has proved to be an excellent partner in developing the business over the last seven years, supporting us in building a highly profitable, sustainable business with widely-recognised brand across the world.