Bomi Group acquires Autotrasporti Barbieri and strengthens the presence of Bomi Health Tech business unit in Italy
Bomi Group, a multinational leader in the integrated logistics serving the Healthcare sector, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Autotrasporti Barbieri Srl, a historical Italian company specialized in the transport and installation of electro-medical equipment.
With the acquisition of Autotrasporti Barbieri, Bomi Group consolidates the Bomi Health Tech business unit dedicated to the handling and transportation of high-tech medical and hospital device assets, providing a direct presence throughout Italy.
Autotrasporti Barbieri was founded in 1970, and currently has 10 warehouses and platforms located in Lombardy, Lazio and Campania for a total of over 16,000 m2. It is certified ISO 9001:2015 and has ADR Class 7 certification for the transport of radioactive material.
With a fleet of over 40 vehicles, with tail lifts and equipment for the handling of electro-medical devices, Autotrasporti Barbieri will merge entirely into the Bomi Health Tech business unit and its pan-European network.
The continuity of the business will be guaranteed by Alessandro Barbieri, Paolo Barbieri, Vito Barbieri who will support the development of the company within the Bomi Group.
The strategic consolidation path adopted by the Bomi Group in the Health Tech sector thus continues. With the current acquisition of Autotrasporti Barbieri and the acquisition of RH Logistics in the UK last year, the Group aims at becoming a European landmark in Health Tech transport and logistics.
Stefan Miskin, M&A Manager of Bomi Group, comments: “With this acquisition we make another strategic step in our growth, consolidating our position as a key player in the European Health Tech transport and enlarging our portfolio of services in Italy. We will work together with Autotrasporti Barbieri’s team to achieve successful integration and to further develop Bomi Health Tech”.
Vito Barbieri, CEO of Barbieri Autotrasporti, explains: “We are satisfied and feel gratified for the opportunity offered to us, to become part of a large and structured group like BOMI. We will try to bring our contribution through our experience, consistently with what has always been our mission: the ability to take care of the details that make the difference. The goal will be to grow the company in an increasingly structured and attentive to customer needs and their evolution. For Autotrasporti Barbieri this will be the stimulating beginning of a new common path with Bomi Group, to constantly improve and modernize the services offered“.
Richard Hindle, Head of BU Health Tech – Country Manager UK of Bomi Group, adds: “With the acquisition of Barbieri in Italy, Bomi Health Tech takes an important step towards the consolidation of its logistics technical services offered in Europe and show how serious is about its service level and dedication to its customers. Barbieri works with many of the most important customers in the Health Tech field, which we believe will benefit from Bomi possibility to support in other countries and services”.
Marco Ruini, CEO di Bomi Group concludes: “We are proud and honored to welcome Barbieri to Bomi Group. This represents another strategic milestone in the benefit of our strategy, while Bomi is becoming the only health specialized end-to-end logistic player that can cover all service needs for Healthcare”.