Yachna Tak, Chief Executive Officer of Ashtons has partnered with LDC to help further the business' proposition.

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Ashtons: Developing a leading software-led healthcare business

Partnering with LDC to develop software services, and expand its pharmaceutical warehousing and distribution infrastructure.

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Sector
  • Healthcare

Ashtons Hospital Pharmacy Services provides medicine management solutions to the UK independent healthcare sector.

Employees: 90

Deal type
  • Management buyout

Ashtons Hospital Pharmacy Services (Ashtons) provides medicine management solutions to the UK independent healthcare sector and its services include clinical pharmacy support and the supply of medication.

Through its nationwide network of specialist clinical pharmacists and bespoke software technology, Ashtons’ services help clients to comply with healthcare regulations, professional and best practice requirements regarding medicine management.

In the last three years, Ashtons’ revenues have increased by 70 per cent to reach £18.7million in 2019, and the company currently employs 90 staff.

LDC’s investment and support will help us further improve our proposition, enabling our clients to maintain the best practices and professional standards in medicines management and the highest quality of patient care.”
Yachna Tak, CEO
Ashtons

Enhancing a market-leading business

In March 2020, LDC backed the business’ experienced management team of Chief Executive Officer Yachna Tak, Chief Pharmacist Martin England, and Financial Director Keith Hersee.

LDC’s investment will support the business’ organic growth strategy, as it continues to develop its infrastructure and distribution network, and enhance its technology platform.