Clearwater International advises DomusVi on the acquisition of Groupe Les Matines

Clearwater International has advised DomusVi on the acquisition of Groupe Les Matines, a leading player in the elderly care sector in Normandy, France. Groupe Agon, a family-owned holding company and shareholder of Groupe Les Matines, sold its 14 establishments to DomusVi.

Groupe Les Matines is the second largest private operator of retirement homes in Normandy with 12 nursing homes and two senior residential homes. Founded in 1996, Groupe Les Matines accounts for c. 1,000 beds and places and employs nearly 550 people. The group is an expert in Alzheimer care with c. 180 Alzheimer specific care units.

DomsuVi Group is one of the leading providers of accommodation, assistance and care to people impaired due to age or illness. DomusVi is the second largest private operator in France and the first largest in Spain. DomusVi is also present in Portugal and Latin America (Chile, Uruguay, Colombia). With close to 400 nursing homes, more than 20 senior houses and residential homes, more than 20 psychiatric clinics and centres, and 60 home care agencies, DomusVi provides a comprehensive range of quality services to its 72,000 customers in Europe and Latin America.