The Halifax Group
THE HALIFAX GROUP
Hexagon Capital Alliance LLC is pleased to announce that it served as financial advisor to The Halifax Group in its acquisition of the Worldwide Home Care division of Sodexo (the “Company”). This acquisition includes Comfort Keepers, the Company’s home care subsidiary in the U.S., as well as operations in the U.K., Ireland, France, Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Brazil. Headquartered in France, Sodexo SA is a publicly-listed, multi-national company operating in the areas of Food Services, Facilities Management Services and Employee Benefit Solutions.
The Company provides in-home care services across eight countries. Based in Irvine, California, the Company operates as a franchisor in the U.S. in the non-medical personal care sector with 535 franchised territories and 105 company-owned territories. Internationally, the Company offers personal care in Ireland, the U.K., Norway, Denmark, Sweden, and France. In addition, it offers complex care (skilled nursing, therapies, and home hospitalization) in the U.K. and Brazil. The Worldwide Home Care Division CEO Natalie Black will remain at the Company along with the senior management team.
Paul Kacik, Managing Director and Head of Healthcare Investment Banking at Hexagon Capital Alliance LLC said, “Hexagon was thrilled to assist The Halifax Group in closing this high-profile transaction in the home care space. Our healthcare investment banking team remains very active in home health, hospice, as well as the wider healthcare services industry and we expect continued M&A activity in these areas going forward.”
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Paul Kacik, Managing Director – [email protected]
“We were impressed
with the Hexagon team’s strategic advice and skills in negotiating and managing the diligence process. With their guidance, we were able to achieve a strong valuation and successful outcome for our team and shareholders.”
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