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EQT is New Majority Shareholder of Lima Corporate


EQT, a global private equity group, agreed to acquire the majority of Lima Corporate shares, subject to regulatory approval in certain EU jurisdictions. 

In recent years, Lima has attained numerous milestones, such as:

  • Launch of products into key segments for extremities and knee repair
  • Acquired the ZUK unicompartmental knee (re-branded Physica ZUK™) and Discovery™ Total Elbow for the EU, Switzerland and Japan as well as Vanguard™ for Denmark and Sweden, with non-exclusive rights to Vanguard for the EU
  • Signed partnerships for patient-specific instruments and handheld navigation


With EQT as new majority shareholder, Lima will continue to develop its proprietary Trabecular Titanium technology for hip, knee and extremities.

Lima leadership notes that the company rolls stand at >750 employees worldwide, 30% of which were added in the last three years while Lima opened subsidiaries in South Korea, Turkey, Denmark, Belgium and South Africa. 

Source: Lima Corporate