Date of fundation: 1847
Sales: c. EUR 29M
Date of equity investment: 2002
In 2002, Groupe Chevrillon invested in Dupont Médical, French leader in equipment for home hospitalization and disability aids, manufacturing for instance hospital beds, wheelchairs and assistive devices for mobility. This is one of the oldest holdings of Groupe Chevrillon, acquired in 1996. The company has doubled its sales in ten years and is now present in more than a dozen countries. Sold in July 2014 to american trade buyer Drive Medical.