M&A Deal Summary

Henry Schein Acquires Euro Dental Holding

On December 1, 2004, Henry Schein acquired healthcare services company Euro Dental Holding from Permira for 255M EUR

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Henry Schein’s 1st transaction in the Healthcare Services sector.
  • This is Henry Schein’s 2nd largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is Henry Schein’s 2nd transaction in Germany.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2004-12-01
Target Euro Dental Holding
Sector Healthcare Services
Buyer(s) Henry Schein
Sellers(s) Permira
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition
Deal Value 255M EUR

Target

Euro Dental Holding

Germany
Euro Dental Holding provides mail order house for dental consumables.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

Henry Schein

Melville, New York, United States

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Category Company
Founded 1932
Sector Distribution
Employees22,000
Revenue 12.6B USD (2022)
DESCRIPTION
Henry Schein office in Eagan, Minnesota.
Henry Schein office in Eagan, Minnesota.

Henry Schein is a distributor of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners. The Company also serves dental laboratories, government and institutional health care clinics, and other alternate care sites. Henry Schein was founded in 1932 and is based in Melville, New York.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 3 of 75
Sector (Healthcare Services) 1 of 4
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 3 of 56
Country (Germany) 2 of 5
Year (2004) 3 of 3
Size (of disclosed) 2 of 5
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2004-11-18 Barton-Cyker Dental Supply

Windsor, Connecticut, United States

Barton-Cyker Dental Supply, Inc., a privately-owned, full-service distributor of dental products serving practitioners primarily in the Northeast region of the United States.

Buy -
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2005-01-11 Dental Distribution Business - Ash Temple

Ontario, Canada

Dental Distribution Business, a privately held full-service dental distributor based in Concord, Ontario.

Buy -

Seller(S) 1

SELLER

Permira

London, United Kingdom

Investor Investor Investor Investor Investor

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Category Private Equity Firm
Founded 1985
PE ASSETS 75.0B EUR
Size Mega
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

Permira is a mega-sized private equity firm that targets large company investments around the world. Permira invests to support acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, take-privates, turnarounds, and growth buyouts. Areas of interest include healthcare, financial services, chemicals, consumer products and services, industrial products and services, technology, media, and telecom. Permira will consider opportunities in Europe, Asia, and North America. Permira was formed in 1985 and has offices in Menlo Park, Frankfurt, Luxembourg, London, Hong Kong, Madrid, Milan, Paris, Stockholm, Tokyo, Guernsey and New York City.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 15 of 89
Sector (Healthcare Services) 1 of 1
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 4 of 30
Country (Germany) 5 of 16
Year (2004) 2 of 2
Size (of disclosed) 35 of 37
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2004-12-01 DinoSol Supermercados

Canaria, Spain

DinoSol Supermercados operates a chain of supermarkets that offers food products. DinoSol Supermercados was formed in 1998 and is based in Canaria, Spain.

Buy €685M
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2005-01-28 Intelsat

Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Intelsat is a provider of fixed satellite services worldwide, delivering advanced transmission access for information and entertainment to some of the world’s leading media and network companies, multi-national corporations, internet service providers and governmental agencies. Intelsat was formed in 1965 and is based in Luxembourg.

Buy €4.0B