Unilabs to Acquire Scientific Clinical Laboratories (SCL)
Unilabs has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a share of Scientific Professional Laboratories (SCL) for an unrevealed amount. Established in 1990, SCL has actually been offering highly-specialised research laboratory services in the UAE, with a solid brand recognition and a leading market position. With the purchase of SCL, Unilabs will certainly strengthen its profile of diagnostic services in the Middle East and get to UAE's local healthiest market.
Fernando de Górgolas, General Manager International Business at Unilabs, said: "With its emphasis on high-quality and excellent customer care, SCL is the perfect partner for Unilabs to increase in the region and to develop extra growth opportunities, such as outsourcing". Amaury Lachaud, Unilabs' responsible for the Middle East, said "we will certainly start dealing with Mohammed and his experienced group at SCL to combine our business' toughness and bring exceptional research laboratory services to UAE's clients and health care professionals. "
Mohammed K. Daoud, CEO of SCL, said: "The aim of this partnership is to include worth to the industry with stipulation of dynamic and innovative diagnostic solutions by combining both the regional knowledge of SCL with the lengthy standing and global experience of Unilabs. We declare that this union will certainly better intensify our present rapid growth right into the region." The finalisation of the bargain is subject to approval by the relevant regulatory authorities.
With more than 200 laboratories and 44 imaging devices and a wide catalogue of greater than 2,500 analysis tests, Unilabs is a leading European company of clinical lab testing and medical diagnostic imaging solutions. Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland the Unilabs Group offers exclusive and public healthcare providers, local governments, pharmaceutical companies and the general public. The company employs greater than 7,300 people worldwide, effectively operates research laboratory and clinical analysis imaging facilities in 15 countries, and creates annual profits of EUR810m in 2016. We are at
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About Scientific Clinical Laboratories (SCL) SCL is a private referral lab dedicated to give patients with the highest standards in all types of human testing. The laboratory operates under rigid worldwide recognized plans and treatments to preserve reliability and precision in screening. SCL provides more than a huge number of examinations and test combinations, ranging from routine tests to very mystical molecular and hereditary assays. All SCL investigations are continually kept track of by External Quality Assurance Program to assure the guarantee offered to all valued clients. SCL Goal: Making every effort to be partner of option for the regions healthcare providers through the provision of innovative and top quality diagnostic services.