Leading developer and provider of ergonomic assistive devices and patient handling equipment, Etac, has acquired wheelchair provider, Ki Mobility.
Etac said the acquisition enabled it to provide a significantly broader product offering to individuals, families and therapists in need of complex manual rehab wheelchairs, seating and paediatric assistive devices.
Michael Wirzberger, CEO of Etac, commented: “We are delighted to welcome Ki Mobility into the Etac family. We have known Ki Mobility for several years and have first-hand experience of their high-quality products and services as a distributor for Ki Mobility in Norway.
“We share the same values and have a common passion for product innovation that improves quality of life, and I am confident that Ki Mobility with its experienced management team, highly skilled employees, innovative products and excellent services fits perfectly with Etac.
“Our vision is to become a global leader within complex manual rehab technology and patient handling and the acquisition of Ki Mobility is an important step in that direction.”
Founded in 2005 by Doug Munsey and Murray Slagerman, Ki Mobility has grown into one of the leading developers and providers within complex manual rehab wheelchairs and seating.
Shares in Ki Mobility were transferred to Etac as of September 23. The parties have agreed not to disclose the terms of the transaction.