The announcement of the takeover of the IT division of Agfa-Gevaert by Dedalus had been formalized last December.
The proposed transaction is subject to employee consultations, regulatory approvals and closing conditions, and is expected to be finalized "during the second quarter of 2020," said the two companies.
At the end of this transaction, Dedalus would acquire 100% of the IT division of Agfa-Gevaert for an enterprise value of € 975 million, "subject to adjustments in working capital and debt", a was he also recalled.
The areas affected by this sale are France, the "DACH" region (Germany, Austria and Switzerland) and Brazil. The sale of the IT division of Agfa-Gevaert was announced in May, it is recalled.
In France, Agfa Healthcare equips several hospitals in particular, including the Assistance Publique-Hôpital com Paris (AP-HP), with its Orbis patient information system (IS).