Norton Rose Fulbright Amsterdam office advised VWR International LLC, a leading independent provider of laboratory supplies, equipment and services to the global life science and research industries, on its acquisition of Dutch company Klinipath BV and its affiliates Immunologic BV, Mortupath BV and Klinipath BVBA. This acquisition further extends VWR's capabilities and portfolio in histology, immunology and clinical chemistry across Europe.
VWR International, LLC, headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, USA is a leading, independent provider of laboratory supplies, equipment and services to the global life science and research industries with worldwide sales in excess of $4.1 billion in 2013. VWR has over 8,500 associates around the world working to streamline the way scientists, researchers, medical professionals and engineers across the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific stock and maintain their facilities. The Norton Rose Fulbright team in Amsterdam was formed by Heimon Smits and associates Annemarie Creutzberg (corporate), Nikolai de Koning (corporate) and Suzanne Kampijon (employment) and the team of civil law notaries of Geert-Jan van Rijthoven and Arjen van de Belt.