Northampton healthcare group acquires counterpart

Medigold Health Consultancy, the Northampton-based occupational health and wellbeing provider, has acquired Industrial, Medical & Safety Services Limited (IMASS).

Founded by Dr Paul Yarnley, IMASS provides services around health screening, medical assessments and absence management, with a regional focus in the South West.

Managing Director Steve Way will remain in his current role and support Medigold Health with its future growth.

Steve commented: “Myself and the senior team at IMASS are truly excited to be joining the Medigold Health Group and we are delighted to have found the right home for IMASS as it looks to take the next step in its development.

“We are extremely proud of the entire team and we have every confidence that the company will continue to expand and provide high quality services under Medigold Health’s ownership.”

Medigold Health CEO Alex Goldsmith says: “The Medigold Health brand has been built on uncompromising principles of quality, integrity and continuous improvement.

“We are extremely proud of our track record in these areas and we firmly believe that IMASS espouse the same strengths and values. It is our hope and intention for this exciting acquisition to significantly enhance the Medigold Health brand across the UK.”

Bracebridge Corporate Finance advised IMASS on the strategic options for sale and on the sale process.

Andy Moore, Managing Director of Bracebridge, said: “This is an excellent result for the shareholders of IMASS. The acquisition is part of Medigold Health’s continued expansion of its service offering and geographic presence.”