Krogerus advises the shareholders of Labquality on Mérieux Equity Partners' majority acquisition
Krogerus advised the shareholders of Labquality in connection with Mérieux Equity Partners acquiring a majority in Labquality, a leading company offering quality services for the healthcare, pharmaceutical and medical technology industries covering external quality assessments, regulatory consulting, clinical investigations and trials, audits and certifications, and training.
The transaction aims to facilitate industry consolidation and organic expansion in both Contract Research Organization (CRO) and External Quality Assessment (EQA) activities.
The Krogerus team, led by Partner Mika Ståhlberg, includes Partner Jan Johanson, Counsel Jasmin Wardi and Associates Annika Mattila, Linda Tunkkari, Marko Turtiainen and Jenna Hallikainen. Partner Kalle Hynönen advised on technology matters and he was primarily assisted by Senior Associate Alexander Bützow and Aleksi Yli-Houhala. Partner Simo Autio advised on competition matters and he was assisted by Associate Oskar Kaskela.