By joining forces with the largest dental distributor in Bulgaria, Dentotal group targets to become the leading supplier of dental consumables and equipment in Central Europe.

The owner of Dentatechnica, the largest distributor of dental equipment and consumables in Bulgaria, has reached an agreement with Abris Capital Partners (“Abris”), the Central European private equity fund, according to which, subject to the approval by the relevant antitrust authorities, Dentatechnica will join the leading Romanian dental distributor – Dentotal Group – creating a regional leader and unlocking significant potential for synergies. SORTIS Invest acted as the exclusive financial advisor for the transaction on behalf of the owner of Dentatechnica, who will continue managing the Bulgarian company after the deal.

Dentatechnica, through this transaction, will consolidate its leading position into the market, shall continue to operate autonomously and to be a reliable supplier of high-quality products to more than 3,000 dental clinics and laboratories in Bulgaria. It will keep serving its clients with the same care and dedication, driving innovation in the dental sector and significantly expanding its product portfolio and service offering with the support of the Dentotal Group.

“Combining Dentotal and Dentatechnica’s teams and expertise, alongside the knowledge and stewardship of Abris, is an extremely compelling proposition, and I am confident that together we will take the company to the next level. I am excited to see Dentatechnica joining the Dentotal group, and I will be actively supporting the group in achieving its ambitious objectives. We are very grateful to Mr. Martin Paev and the entire team of SORTIS Invest for introducing us this opportunity and helping us reach a mutually beneficial agreement with Abris for a transaction, which I believe will help boost the development of the dental supply sector in both Bulgaria and Romania”, commented Mr. Vasil Popov, Owner and CEO of Dentatechnica.

After this international merger, Abris intends to continue building Dentotal into a regional leader through organic growth and further consolidation of the markets in Romania and Bulgaria, Abris has the ambition to build the leading one-stop-shop for dental clinics and laboratories in Central Europe.



Abris Capital Partners is a leading independent private equity fund manager, focused on mid-market opportunities in the major countries of Central Europe. Established in 2007, Abris seeks to identify, and partner with, the most successful and dynamic mid-market businesses in Central Europe, which can benefit from an input of capital and/or management expertise at both strategic and operational levels. With investment capital of almost €1.3 billion, Abris has obtained financial backing from many leading global investment institutions including corporate and public pension plans, financial institutions, funds of funds and US university endowment funds. Abris has a long-term investment horizon and usually targets transactions in which it is able to acquire a majority or sole ownership position. The typical financial commitment by Abris to any single transaction can range from €30 million to €75 million, with larger commitments available if required. The Abris advisory business operates using teams based in Warsaw and Bucharest.


Dentotal is a leading dental care distributor in Romania, with more than 12,000 clients – dental care clinics and laboratories in the whole country. The company was founded in 1994 and it grew with the first wave of Romanian economy, counting today more than 150 employees. In 2005, Dentotal built its own headquarters in the central area of Bucharest. In 2019, the company reached a new milestone, as it was acquired by the private equity fund Abris Capital Partners. The strategy of Abris Capital for the development of Dentotal considers the acceleration of the company’s growth to transform it into a one-stop-shop for dental clinics and laboratories.


Dentatechnica is the largest dental distributor in Bulgaria with a complete portfolio of dental equipment and consumables and nationwide coverage. The company was founded in 1991 and has since had the leading role in shaping the modern dental industry in Bulgaria by introducing novel technologies to the local market, educating dentists, consulting, and supplying up-to-date equipment to many of the best dental clinics in the country.


SORTIS Invest is an investment banking boutique, based in Sofia, Bulgaria, part of SORTIS Group. It is a member of Globalscope Partners, a global family of 55 independent M&A firms in 46 countries with a team of 650 professionals and more than 10,000 completed mergers and acquisitions and private equity deals worldwide.

SORTIS Invest has advised clients in various sectors including Telecommunications, Media and Technology (TMT), financial services, food and beverages, life sciences, chemicals, education, defense, manufacturing, commerce, energy, mining, transport and logistics, hospitality and real estate.

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