Berlin, 31 May 2017. Quarton International announces the sale of major parts of the Saxon Gamma Service Group to Eckert & Ziegler AG. Gamma Service is a specialist in the production of isotopic products for medicine and industry with an achieved annual turnover, domestically and internationally, of approximately EUR 20 million in 2016. The group of companies acquired by Eckert & Ziegler employs about 150 people.
Quarton International was an exclusive advisor to the sole shareholder of the Gamma Service Group.
The Gamma Service Group, which has operations in four European locations, is a specialist in the production of isotope-related products in the field of medicine and industry, as well as the professional disposal of sources. In 1998, the first company of the Gamma Service Group was founded by the physicist Jürgen Reckin. The corporate group offers complete services and targeted support regarding the application, transfer, and recycling of radioactive substances.
Headquartered in Berlin, Eckert & Ziegler Strahlen- und Medizintechnik AG (ISIN DE0005659700), with 760 employees, is one of the world’s largest providers of isotopic components for radiotherapy and nuclear medicine. The Berlin-based company specializes in isotopic applications in the fields of medicine, science, and industry.