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OneVet integrates Hospital Veterinario Nobrevet (UNAVETS Group)

Nobrevet Veterinary Hospital (Nobrevet), a practice led by Joana Nobre for over 13 years, located in Caldas da Rainha (¬ an hour north of Lisbon, Portugal), has joined the Onevet Group, reinforcing the Group's presence in the central region of Portugal.

Nobrevet has been on a path of growth and development focused on clinical expertise, with a team of 16 professionals determined to provide a careful service, with quality to its clients, everything "for their health".

 

Joana Nobre, founder and Clinical Director of Nobrevet, comments: "Being part of Onevet is the certainty that we will continue to grow, that we will rise to the challenges and that we will broaden our horizons, working with specialized colleagues, graduates and with the possibility of the clinical staff to have access to high-level training. To integrate the Onevet team is to know that we are accompanied on a path that is not always ‘clear’ and whose goal is to offer the best to our patients and the pet owners so that they have access to a veterinary service of excellence”.

Guilherme Assis, ONEVET's Executive Director, says, "The integration of Nobrevet is another milestone for the Onevet/UNAVETS Group in the provision of a quality and extended service, with reinforcement of our presence in the central region of the country, relying on a dedicated and professional team. We are very pleased about the services that we will now make available to our clients through Nobrevet."

ABOUT UNAVETS GROUP

UNAVETS Group has a leadership position in the veterinary healthcare market in Iberia (via UNAVETS in Spain and OneVet in Portugal), developing in ~2.5 years a group which offers shared services and commercial/development support to its more than 69 practices and over 600 team members. The group includes referral/specialist centres, 24-hour hospitals, first opinion clinics, and local veterinary offices, thus ensuring a convenient and complete service. Recently, UNAVETS has also expanded its animal healthcare portfolio to the US (via investments in EasyVet and Petabyte).

Plans are in place to continue its growth strategy in Iberia, the US and other European geographies, while developing new lines of service, innovating with digital engagement internally and with its customers, and promoting veterinary healthcare training and scientific development within the clinical team. For more information, please visit www.unavets.com.

UNAVETS was funded in December 2019 with funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management L.P. ("Oaktree"). Oaktree is a leader among global investment managers specializing in alternative investments, with €158 billion under management in assets as of September 30, 2021. Oaktree's European Principal strategy manages € 5.6 billion in assets under management, as of September 30, 2021.

ONEVET was founded in 2012 by Inter-Risco, SCR, S.A., one of the leading private equity players in the Portuguese market. Over the last 20 years, Inter-Risco has developed a strong brand and an enviable network throughout the fragmented small and medium enterprise (SME) segment in Portugal, investing more than €200 million in more than 100 Iberian companies.

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