IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Inari Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: NARI) (“Inari”), a medical device company with a mission to treat and transform the lives of patients suffering from venous and other diseases, today announced the close of its acquisition of LimFlow S.A., a privately-held pioneer in limb salvage for patients with chronic limb-threatening ischemia (CLTI).
“The close of the LimFlow acquisition allows us to begin to integrate this exciting technology that is offering new hope to patients suffering from CLTI,” said Drew Hykes, CEO of Inari. “LimFlow addresses one of the most significant unmet needs in all of vascular medicine, is closely aligned with our mission and adds another highly differentiated growth platform into our portfolio.”
On November 1, Inari announced a definitive agreement to acquire LimFlow, S.A. for a total upfront consideration of $250 million paid in cash upon closing. Contingent consideration of up to $165 million in additional cash payments are subject to the achievement of certain commercial and reimbursement milestones and will be paid out between 2025 and 2027. Inari funded the acquisition at close from existing cash resources.
About Inari Medical, Inc.
Patients first. No small plans. Take care of each other. These are the guiding principles that form the ethos of Inari Medical. We are committed to improving lives in extraordinary ways by creating innovative solutions for both unmet and underrecognized health needs. In addition to our purpose-built products, we leverage our capabilities in education, clinical research, and program development to improve patient outcomes. We are passionate about our mission to establish our treatments as the standard of care for venous thromboembolism and beyond. We are just getting started.
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John Hsu, CFA
VP, Investor Relations