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  • Oct 17

    Factory CRO acquires Milestone Research Organisation

    Factory CRO, a leading global contract research organization focused on medical devices and IVDs, has announced the acquisition of MileStone Research Organization. MileStone, located in San Diego, specializes in clinical research and reimbursement…

  • Oct 17

    BVCA Responsible Investment Awards 2017 – Winner

    Kester Capital is delighted to announce that Frontier Medical Group has won the 2017 BVCA Responsible Portfolio Company Award. The winners of the BVCA Responsible Investment Awards 2017 were announced yesterday at the BVCA Summit in London…

  • Sep 17

    Kester Capital backs management buyout of CETA Insurance

    CETA Insurance Limited (“CETA”), an innovator in niche personal and commercial insurance distribution, has been acquired in a management buyout backed by Kester Capital, a leading mid-market private equity firm. CETA Insurance is an innovator…

  • Jun 17

    Private Equity Wire Global Awards 2017 – Winner

      The Private Equity Wire Global Awards 2017, presented on 9 June in London, recognised the best private equity fund performers and service providers during 2016 in a range of categories covering the entire private equity space. Kester Capital…

  • Sep 16

    Frontier Medical Group acquires Genie Care

    The company broadens its Pressure Area Care portfolio with acquisition of Genie Care and innovative ToTo product Frontier Medical Group ("Frontier"), the specialist medical device manufacturer, today announces its acquisition of Genie Care…

  • Jun 16

    Kester Capital success at BVCA Management Team Awards 2016

    Kester Capital is delighted to announce that three of its portfolio company management teams were recognised for their achievements at the regional BVCA Management Team Awards 2016 awards. Frontier Medical Group, a leading provider of medical…

  • Jun 16

    Kester Capital Announces investment in Factory-CRO

    Kester Capital is pleased to announce an investment in Factory-CRO, a leading CRO focused on the medical device market. Factory-CRO was founded over 20 years ago by Dr. Dirk Meijer and Dr. Joris Bannenberg. Since then, Factory-CRO has grown…

  • May 16

    Frontier Medical Group scoops top honour at BVCA Management Team Awards

    Frontier Medical Group, the specialist medical device manufacturer, has been named Wales Mid-Market Team of the Year at the British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA) Management Team Awards 2016. The BVCA Awards, which…

  • Mar 16

    Kester Capital announces refinancing of Frontier Medical

    Kester Capital is pleased to announce the refinancing of Frontier Medical on the back of a continued period of profit growth. RBS provided a new term loan the proceeds of which were used to repay investors.    Contact us: Kester Capital:…

  • Feb 16

    Frontier Medical Group opens new Head Office and celebrates 50th anniversary milestone

    Frontier Medical Group unveils a new office for its 240-strong staff in South Wales while celebrating 50 years of success

  • Jan 16

    Kester Capital announces sale of Garrets International

    Kester Capital is pleased to announce the sale of Garrets International, a market leader in outsourced marine catering services, to Wrist Ship Supply, the world’s leading ship and offshore supplier. Kester Capital led the primary buy-out of…