Neotron’s group has been acquired by Cotecna, a leading global provider of testing, inspection and certification services.
Founded in Switzerland in 1974, Cotecna started off as a family business and has now grown to become a world-class international player with over 4000 employees in more than 100 offices across approximately 50 countries. https://www.cotecna.com/
Gian Carlo Gatti, Founder of Neotron, says:
“We are delighted to join the Cotecna Group. By relying on the Group’s global footprint, we will be able to expand our capabilities in food testing into new geographies. Cotecna’s values and culture are similar to those of Neotron’s, with family roots and a focus on superior customer service. As such, we remain entirely committed to high-quality standards by maintaining our values and customer focus”.
Sébastien Dannaud, CEO, Cotecna Inspection S.A, comments:
“We are excited to welcome Neotron and its talented team to Cotecna. The acquisition of Neotron represents a significant milestone in the delivery of Cotecna’s growth ambitions. Through Neotron, Cotecna will be able to offer a broader range of testing solutions to its customers along the agriculture and food supply chains. We intend to leverage their laboratory platform, scientific reputation and extensive competencies to rapidly expand our food testing business across our geographical network.”