Germany’s Synlab buy laboratories in Romania
German group Synlab, which provides medical laboratory services in Romania, has bought the medical test laboratories owned by the local group Romgermed, reports Profit.ro.
Romgermed, which is controlled by local businessman Sam Dorian Schwartz, has a network of 21 laboratories in the country, which it owned via six companies.
Synlab has been active in Romania since 2005 and has had 3 own laboratories and 9 collection centers in Bucharest, Iasi, Cluj, and Brasov. Last year, it had a turnover of about EUR 3 million, up 20% compared to 2013, and a loss of about EUR 52,000 reports Romania Insider