ERT is a leading provider of high-quality patient safety and efficacy endpoint data collection solutions for use in clinical drug development. ERT delivers a unique combination of technology, services and clinical consulting, built on a foundation of deep scientific and regulatory expertise. ERT's solutions increase the accuracy and reliability of patient data and improve widely deployed solutions in healthcare areas such as Cardiac Safety, Respiratory Solutions and electronic Clinical Outcome Assessments (eCOA). ERT has a proven track record of growth.

ERT's systems are widely used by pharmaceutical and biotech companies innovating drug and device therapies to optimize clinical trial management, and to document safety and efficacy clinical outcomes data.

Since its inception in 1972, ERT has developed from a technology start-up to a company that today supports the conduct of more than 1,500 clinical trials annually. This is achieved through the compilation of a variety of clinical outcome data from more than 2.7 million patients, in strict accordance with the standards defined by the major regulatory agencies.

Nordic Capital's ambition is to support ERT's continued development, strategic goals, future growth and further international expansion. Supported by Nordic Capital, ERT will be well positioned to continue its development as a global market leader within innovative and differentiated patient data collection solutions.

 

Key Information

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Revenues 2016*

EUR 330 million

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Employees

1930

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Ownership

Nordic Capital Fund VIII, controlling shareholding

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Head office

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Investment date

2016