Steris plc Acquires Key Surgical for $850m


Ireland-based Steris plc, a $3.1b provider of specialty sterilization solutions, equipment processing and endoscope repair services has acquired Key Surgical, a producer of consumables used in minimally-invasive procedures, from private equity firm Water StreetThe acquisition adds OR-focused instruments and other sterile, single-use products that builds on Steris’ leading position in infection prevention and reprocessing technologies.  Deal terms -- $850m on sales of $170m (5.0x) and adjusted EBITDA of $50m (17.0x).


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