The Tentamus Group today welcomes its newest family member: EPL Bio Analytical Services, (EPL BAS). Specialized in the group’s key competencies of agricultural science, the acquisition of EPL BAS further expands Tentamus’ global reach. Abgar Barseyten, CEO of Tentamus Group, says, “Our labs and offices throughout the world strive to deliver high-quality, regulatory, R&D and advisory services. Together with Symbiotic Research in New Jersey (USA), Renolab (Italy) we are truly a global market leader in agricultural science services with more than 200 highly-trained dedicated specialists.”
Robin King, CEO of EPL BAS, added, “Our long-term cooperation and working relationship binds Tentamus and EPL BAS together. We are absolutely thrilled to be part of the Tentamus Group which will give us the chance to further develop and strengthen our ability to provide excellent testing services yet preserve a personalized service to our customers. Together with the existing expertise and knowledge within the Tentamus global network of laboratories, we are sure to meet all of the requirements of our customers and furthermore offer our staff a range of exciting career opportunities.”
“Decatur’s global presence grows with the addition of Tentamus to the community. Their industry experience, resources and connections will bring great value to the Decatur economy,” said Ryan McCrady, president of the Economic Development Corporation of Decatur – Macon County. Home to a $9 billion crop business, bio-seed products market, and a leading producer of corn and soy, Illinois has become a juggernaut in the bioscience and technology industry. With a rich heritage of agriculture and food sciences, Decatur and Macon County is a major contributor to this industry in the state.
About EPL Bio Analytical Services
Since the company’s inception in 1987, EPL BAS has focused exclusively on agricultural science, building a reputation in the industry for quality, compliance, and customer service. At the core of the company is an outstanding team of more than 30 experienced scientific professionals with a passion for excellence. They provide the exemplary contract analytical laboratory services that local, national, and international clientele have come to expect from this leading laboratory facility. For further information please visit www.eplbas.com
About Tentamus Group
Tentamus Group was founded a decade ago. Tentamus is a global product and safety group with a core presence in Europe, UK, Israel, Greater China, Japan and the USA. Accredited and licensed Tentamus Group tests, audits and consults on all products involving the human body. Tentamus Group is represented in over 50 locations worldwide. More than 2,500 highly-trained staff members work in over 1.5 million square feet of laboratory and office spaces.
For further information please visit www.tentamus.com
CEO – EPL Bio Analytical Services
Dr. Yvonne Pfeifer
Tentamus Group GmbH
Phone: +49 162/230 26 39
The Economic Development Corporation of Decatur & Macon County is a nonprofit public-private partnership responsible for non-retail business attraction, expansion and retention efforts in Decatur & Macon County. Composed of a combination of leading private sector employers, labor, educational institutions and a variety of governmental bodies, the EDC is uniquely positioned to address the needs of Macon County’s existing business and employer base along with prospective businesses looking to locate in and around the Decatur, Illinois area. The EDC works with local, state and federal partners to provide economic, technical and training assistance to businesses in the Macon County area.