Pluto Partners would like to congratulate Rodericks Dental Group on its recent acquisition of the dental group Denticheck, with 12 practices in England and Wales.
Commenting on the deal, Pluto Partners managing director, Nick Rolph said: ‘This latest deal shows an incredible and growing demand for dental groups consolidation, and an ever-increasing demand for professional advisory services to make sure deals like this get to completion.
‘It’s absolute team work, and within Pluto at director level, we all started inside dental business, working with and for dentists before moving into dental advisory.
‘We have experience and connections with buyers and private equity investors involved not only in dentistry, but also in optical, pharmacy, veterinary and other businesses involving merger and acquisitions activity.’
‘Delighted with the service’
Richard Smith, Rodericks chairman, commented: ‘We were delighted with the service from Pluto Partners, particularly with Nick Rolph, for introducing the group to us and advising us on the deal.
‘It is clear his knowledge of the dental market, and his network of connections are outstanding.’
Max Bazzucchini, director of sales, added: ‘There is a strong confidence in the dental market and we currently see high demand for individual dental practices and for dental groups.
‘The competition is strong, and our extensive network buyers, developed over the years, it is based on trust, fairness and transparency.
‘Our approach to dental practice market is that we have connections not only within dentistry and healthcare, but also with buyers and private equity outfits from other backgrounds, inevitably creating competition for our clients and a great opportunity to maximise their exit price.’