Gordons Advises OR Technology on Acquisition of Celtic SMR

Tuesday 10th May 2022

Gordons has advised Oehm und Rehbein GmbH (OR Technology), a leading manufacturer of X-ray technology and developer of image management systems, on its acquisition of UK-based veterinary and human medicine company Celtic SMR.

A team comprising corporate partners James Fawcett and Amy Pierechod, and corporate solicitor Matt Watson advised OR Technology on the deal.

Based in Rostock, Germany, OR Technology has been a manufacturer of digital X-ray technology and developer of image management systems since 1991 and now has a presence in more than 120 countries.

The acquisition of Celtic SMR is an important milestone for the OR Technology group of companies on its way to becoming a multinational medical technology and software provider.

Bernd Oehm, CEO of the OR Technology Group said: “We are proud of the merger from Celtic SMR with the OR Technology Group as a result of a long-term and cooperative partnership.” Mike Howe, MD of Celtic SMR said: “We are very pleased to be part of the OR Technology Group and see this as a very strong partnership powered by the R&D investment that OR Technology make”

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