The IMV Technologies Group acquires Medivet Scandinavian AB


Medivet are a leading provider of Veterinary DR X-Ray systems and other veterinary imaging modalities, based in Angelholm, Sweden with a reach throughout Scandinavia. Under the leadership of Torbjorn Hallenhelm the business has developed into one of Scandinavia's leading providers of veterinary imaging solutions. Torbjorn comments that "we are totally thrilled to be joining the IMV Technologies group to provide us with the resources and market knowledge that will help us take our business to the next level, IMV Technologies provides us with a natural partnership in this exciting and growing market».

Alain de Lambilly; CEO of IMV Technologies, adds that Medivet is a fabulous business, and we are delighted to welcome Torbjorn and his team to IMV Technologies. We have been very impressed by the dedication shown to outstanding customer service by the Medivet team in providing the very best products and services to their clients across Scandinavia. At IMV Technologies one of our core values is Excellence and we see an amazing commitment at Medivet to ensuring their clients have the tools and knowledge to provide the best possible animal care. Medivet will join our growing and successful Companion Animal Imaging business, bringing additional experience and products - in particular their MERS Equine X-Ray technologies to our comprehensive product offering.    


About IMV Technologies:

IMV Technologies is the world leader in animal assisted reproduction biotechnologies. Founded in 1963, IMV Technologies, a French company, has subsidiaries and/or manufacturing facilities in Brazil, China, France, India, the Netherlands, Scotland, Spain, Belgium and the United States. IMV Technologies operates leading brands in the areas of semen analysis, assisted reproduction, artificial insemination, and veterinary imaging. IMV Technologies’ Life Sciences Business unit, CryoBio System, manufactures and distributes equipment and supplies for human assisted reproduction and biobanking. For more information:


About Medivet:

Medivet has been the twenty-year passion of Torbjorn Hallenhelm. As a Kodak service engineer many years ago, Torbjorn saw an opportunity to create an X-Ray systems business dedicated to the very specific needs of veterinary surgeons across Sweden. Whether you were a mobile equine vet or a passionate small animal vet working in a specialised clinic, Torbjorn and his specialist team were on hand to bring the best solutions to his clients. The team at Medivet developed the highly successful equine gantry x-ray systems: MERS and have installed many systems throughout Scandinavia. They have a fabulous reputation amongst their clients. For more information:

Media contact:
Christy Lightley -
Head of Companion Animal Marketing