Anticimex strengthens its position in Benelux by acquiring SGS Pest Control and Fumigations

Pressrelease 18-12-2019 10:48

Anticimex today announces the acquisition of SGS Pest Control and Fumigations (PCO) in the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxemburg. SGS Pest control and Fumigations was founded in 1982 and operates out of offices in Melsele (Belgium) and Beuningen (Netherlands). The acquisition will add approximately 13m EUR in Revenue and 100 employees to Anticimex in the Benelux. The transaction is expected to complete in January 2020.

Commenting on today’s announcement, Thomas Hilde, Regional President Anticimex Europe, said:
“Partnering with the team at SGS in Benelux is a strategically important acquisition and will strengthen our position in the Benelux market. SGS has over the past years built up a remarkable position in the Benelux market with high service quality and high level of professionalism among the employees. We would like to welcome our new colleagues to Anticimex and look forward to jointly offering premium quality pest control services and our market leading SMART technology to our new customers.“

Commenting on the transaction, Frankie Ng, CEO of SGS said:
“This disposal is in line with the evolution of our portfolio. We are grateful to the employees and management of the PCO activities in the Netherlands and Belgium for their contribution and performance achieved over the past 37 years. We have found in Anticimex the best possible partner to continue the future success of this business.”

For more information, please contact:
Thomas Hilde, President Region Europe
+ 34 662 187 757
thomas.hilde@anticimex.com

Jarl Dahlfors, President and CEO of Anticimex Group,
+46 70 607 2051
 jarl.dahlfors@anticimex.com

About Anticimex
Anticimex is the modern pest control company. Through prevention, new technology and sustainable solutions, we meet the new demands for healthy environments, for both individuals and businesses. Anticimex employs around  7 000 people, serving more than 3 million customers worldwide. Total revenue in 2018 amounted to approximately 670M USD. Read more at www.anticimex.com.

Published: 18-12-2019 10:48

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