August 2017: Palex Medical, a leading distributor of medical equipment in Spain and Portugal, has acquired the healthcare business of Grupo Taper with the objective to strengthen its position as a distributor company within the hospitality sector

Founded in 1989, Grupo Taper is a Spanish company that distributes equipment and products for medical centres, pathological anatomy labs, investigation, diagnosis and food industry

SOCIOS identifies the investment opportunity and advises Palex on designing the transaction