On October 3rd, MBBP client Atrium Medical Corporation agreed to be acquired by Swedish company Getinge Group and its cardiovascular technology subsidiary, Maquet Cardiovascular, for $680 Million. Atrium will operate as an independent, self-contained business unit of Maquet Cardiovascular and will continue to be led by current Atrium President, Trevor Carlton. Carlton had this to say of the acquisition:
Maquet Cardiovascular’s heritage and global leadership in the interventional cardiology, vascular surgery and cardiopulmonary space provides us the resources necessary to continue to grow our business and better serve our customers around the world. We believe the similarities in our cultures and business focus, coupled with our ability to continue to work independently will allow our sales team, researchers and scientists to unlock the value of the core technologies that have driven our success to date.
Atrium Medical., of Hudson, NH, is a leader in medical device technologies for interventional cardiology and radiology, chest trauma care and thoracic drainage, vascular surgery, and general surgery.
For more information, please visit Atrium Medical for the full press release.