Summer Education Series – The Future of Consolidation

Summer Education Series

Rich Lester, Co-CEO

The veterinary industry is undergoing a rapid consolidation. Corporate groups are purchasing practices from doctor-owners by the hundreds each year. Why is there so much interest from these companies? Will consolidation continue, speed up, or slow down from here? How is consolidation affecting the valuations of veterinary practices? What is a practice owner to do in this market? Rich Lester, Co-CEO of Ackerman Group and Jeff Hooper, COO of Ackerman Group will provide their expert perspectives on the trends seen in the industry today.