Air Liquide SA said Tuesday that it acquired two health care companies in Switzerland.
The French company said it acquired both Sleep & Health SA and Megamed AG although no financial details were disclosed.
Air Liquide said the acquisitions strengthen its presence in Europe.
Sleep & Health offers home healthcare services for patients with sleep apnea and Megamed specializes in ventilation and support for patients who suffer from respiratory failure.
By Anthony Shevlin
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