Founded in 2011 by Francois Pelen, Patrice Pouts and Raphaël Schnitzer, Point Vision has been disrupting the French ophthalmology market since inception. By offering quality care with shortened appointment delays at affordable price, Point Vision is providing answers to public health issues encountered by the ophthalmology medical specialty. Point Vision now constitutes the undisputed market leader with 48 centres across the country where 300 doctors cared for more than 1.2 million patients in 2021.
After having supported Point Vision development since 2014, Abénex is passing on the control to Ares Management for a new chapter of growth, which includes inter alia continued centres roll-out, innovation notably through teleophthalmology and an offer broadening notably through further acceleration in eye surgery and sub-specialties.
This transaction further illustrates CASE Corporate Finance expertise in the healthcare services sector and provides us with a strong edge to be positioned on the primary care consolidation trend across various medical specialties.