Amsterdam, April 1st, 2021 – FYEO is expanding its network of eye clinics through the proposed acquisition of Worldeye clinic in Amsterdam. FYEO is one of the most advanced private clinics in Europe for refractive surgery. FYEO and Worldeye offer different kind of treatments which allow people to choose for a life without glasses.
With the acquisition of Worldeye, FYEO connects a strong and experienced eye care player to its group. Worldeye offers, just like FYEO, high-quality treatments with a prominent hospitality level. The clinic of Worldeye in Amsterdam has ultra-modern operating rooms for laser treatments and lens implants. With this merger FYEO clients in Amsterdam and surroundings will be able to receive all kind of treatments.
FYEO offers consultations and examinations for laser and lens replacement treatments in Amsterdam, Breda, Eersel and Eindhoven. The acquisition is in line with FYEO’s growth strategy and strengthens its leading position in the Netherlands.
Since the founding of FYEO in 2002, together with the acquisition of Vision Ooglaseren in July 2020, more than 50,000 clients have already been served with the greatest satisfaction. Recently, FYEO has been chosen as the “Best Clinic 2021 in Refractive Surgery” for the fourth time by news magazine Elsevier.
Rens Schoenmakers, CEO of FYEO: “We look forward to offer our clients innovative alternatives to glasses. We needed to expand in Amsterdam and therefore we are well pleased with this takeover. In the Netherlands only, about ten million people have glasses or contact lenses and an increasing number of those people want to get rid of them. FYEO, together with Worldeye, offers our clients the opportunity to live a life without glasses ”.
Since 2018 Committed Capital has a majority stake in FYEO. Albert van der Wal, partner at Committed Capital “is delighted that FYEO and its team of more than 100 employees and specialists experience a period of strong growth. This acquisition follows eight months after the acquisition of Vision Ooglaseren and fits perfectly in the development”.
FYEO is the largest private clinic for (uninsured) refractive surgery in the Netherlands and one of the most innovative eye clinics in Europe. FYEO offers consultations and examinations for laser and lens replacement treatments. There are four locations in the Netherlands: Amsterdam, Breda, Eersel and Eindhoven. Since the founding of FYEO in 2002 together with the acquisition of Vision Ooglaseren an enthusiastic team of more than 100 employees and specialists have been treated more than 50,000 satisfied clients. For more information, go to: https://fyeo.nl/
About Worldeye Netherlands
Worldeye is specialized in eye care, also in the field of laser eye surgery and lens implantation and has a clinic in Amsterdam since 2017. Apart from the treatment rooms, the clinic has an ultra-modern operating complex. Worldeye is part of an international network with more than 1,500 employees, including 300 doctors, fully specialized in eye care. For more information, go to: https://worldeye.nl/