Evidensia

Number of Employees: 2,200
Sales: SEK 2.152 billion in 2015

Evidensia is a leading veterinary services provider in Northern Europe with ~160 clinics and hospitals across Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Germany, the Netherlands and Switzerland. The Company is also the leading operator for education and referrals.

Evidensia was established in 2012 in connection with the merger of some of the largest and most reputable pet- and horse hospitals in Sweden. Since then, the Company has grown rapidly through a large number of add-on acquisitions and has a yearly turnover of around EUR 250m.

Evidensia is headquartered in Stockholm and has approximately 2,200 employees of which more than 800 are veterinarians, and more than 1,300,000 visits annually.

To Evidensia

Market Trends and Drivers

The demand for professional pet care has increased significantly over the past years as pets are more and more considered to be important family members. With Evidensia’s focus on high quality and customer satisfaction, Evidensia is well positioned to provide the best basic care and the most advanced treatments available in the market.

Investment Potential

EQT VI will apply a strategy geared towards further growth which is planned to be achieved both through increased market penetration and add-on acquisitions with Evidensia as the platform. Focus for Evidensia is to remain "best in class" in terms of quality, being a driving force in improving industry-standards and to continue to provide the best care and the most advanced treatments to pets and horses in Northern Europe.