Tuesday, January 26, 2016
CliniSys Group Ltd. announced that it has been acquired by Roper Technologies (NYSE: ROP), a global, diversified technology company.
Roper has developed a strong portfolio of global businesses in medical technology. With the recent acquisitions of Sunquest in 2012, Data Innovations in 2015 and now CliniSys, Roper has demonstrated a strong commitment to growth in the diagnostics information systems market.
The companies will explore opportunities to leverage their respective history, talented employees and renowned clientele. CliniSys will continue to support its current LIMS solutions and remains fully committed to current clients and product roadmap.
Fiona Pearson, chief executive officer of CliniSys Group explains “We have admired Roper and Sunquest’s growing presence and achievements in clinical solutions. Their market presence aligns perfectly with where we want to be on an international scale and their passion for diagnostic solutions that advance healthcare matches our own. We are excited and confident that this is the right move strategically for both our clients and employees.”
Through this acquisition, Sunquest and CliniSys will be able to combine their complementary strengths and geographical reach to the advantage of their client base and the provision of laboratory-related solutions worldwide.
“Sunquest and CliniSys share the same vision in creating solutions that are innovative, improve interoperability, and empower providers to diagnose patients faster and more cost effectively,” adds Matthew Hawkins, president of Sunquest.