Latham & Watkins has advised B-Flexion, a private investment firm, on the sale of Affidea Group to Groupe Bruxelles Lambert.
Affidea is the largest European provider of advanced diagnostic imaging, outpatient, and cancer care services. Under B-Flexion’s ownership, the company has grown from 120 to over 320 centres across 15 European countries. With more than 1300 radiologists in its network, Affidea provides services to more than ten million patients annually.
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