Permobil acquires Supportec

Permobil acquires Supportec

"We see great potential in custom seating to improve health outcomes for individuals with complex needs,"

Permobil has entered into an agreement to acquire Supportec B.V., thus expanding Permobil's offering of seating and positioning solutions within Europe.

"We see great potential in custom seating to improve health outcomes for individuals with complex needs," says Markus Mauer, Regional President, Permobil EMEA. "The acquisition of Supportec provides Permobil with a local Seating and Positioning footprint in EMEA, highly customized products and a unique cutting-edge production process."

Marc Reijnders, President of Supportec B.V says, "This is a great opportunity to share and expand Supportec's philosophy and knowledge of molded seating with a global leader such as Permobil."

"We believe that we can leverage Supportec's strong digital and process automation capabilities to enhance our existing seating and positioning offering." continued Markus Mauer. "We will also evaluate how we can utilize our geographic footprint to offer custom seating to our customers across Europe."