Bouty Healthcare

Bouty Healthcare, founded in 1898 and based in Sesto S. giovanni (Milan), is active in three business areas: manufacturing and distribution of generic pharmaceuticals and OTC specialties; development and manufacturing on behalf of pharmaceutical companies of drug delivery systems; development and manufacturing of diagnostics kits to hospitals and laboratories.

In 2003 the management realised a management buy out with the support of the KPPEF and another financial investor.

After being listed on the Italian stock exchange (2007), the company was sold to IBSA, a Swiss pharmaceutical group, at the end of 2009.

Pharmaceutical and para-pharmaceutical
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Acquisition date
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Type of investment
Management buy-out
Syndicated majority stake