founded Kent Hospitals Group in 2004 with a group of businessmen, with the aim
of bringing a modern healthcare institution to beautiful İzmir, which is one of
the largest business, cultural and economic centers of Turkey.
Hospital, established on land of 30,000 square meters with a total closed area
of 22,000 square meters on six floors, was constructed according to the
Building Guidelines of American Hospitals; with diagnosis and treatment
facilities that are equipped with the latest medical technologies.
My partners and I, who played an important role in the establishment
of Kent, decided that it would be a right decision to
develop a strategic or financial partnership, in order to secure the present situation
and future growth of this prestigious institution.
Seas Capital Partners introduced us to various suitable local and foreign candidates
for more than a year. Throughout this period, 3 Seas Capital Partners provided
us with information on valuation of local and global companies, as well as the
details of financial and economic conditions of similar mergers and
acquisitions in our sector; and prepared multiple reports on the candidates, valuation
and partnership conditions for Kent Hospital.
held many meetings with the senior and experienced teams of the company and
each time we were provided partner-level attention.
a negotiation phase competently managed by 3 Seas Capital Partners, we chose to
cooperate with Mid Europa Partners from a long list of local and foreign
candidates. Mid Europa Partners is a Private Equity Company from UK with a
total fund size of 3.2 billion Euros, and we believe it will greatly contribute
to Kent as well as our industry.
behalf of my partners and myself, I can confidently claim that we were highly
content with the advisory of 3 Seas Capital Partners for Kent Hospitals Group.
I believe that their
sector experience and accurate candidate selection, as well as their top level
approach in defending our benefits and their quick response in answering all our
questions, have been the most important factor in having such a seamless process.