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Sale of Midwest and Mid-Atlantic CEI Vision Partners, Hauser Private Equity founded by Mark Hauser, to Private Equity-Backed EyeCare Partners.

Mark Hauser, the founder of Hauser Private Equity, has announced that they have completed the sale of Midwest & Mid-Atlantic CEI Vision Partners to EyeCare Partners, a privately funded company for optometry and ophthalmology services. EyeCare Partners is the leading clinically integrated network of ophthalmology and optometry providers. This transaction attests to clients’ trust in Mark Hauser equity’s ability to deliver on the firm’s investment strategy.

Mark Hauser stated, “We are excited about our work with both ECP and CVP over the past year as we worked through this transaction,” says Mark Hauser. “The deal speaks volumes on how much value private equity investors see in these two networks.

This acquisition will extend ECP’s reach into new markets, including Ohio, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, and Kentucky, strengthening its presence in key existing markets. “We are excited to partner with CVP and their world-class team of ophthalmologists. This transaction further accelerates our growth strategy by expanding our clinically integrated network into key Midwest and Mid-Atlantic markets,” said David Young, CEO of EyeCare Partners.

EyeCare Partners is the leading clinically integrated network of ophthalmology and optometry providers with locations throughout the United States. This transaction will expand EyeCare Partner’s reach into new markets while strengthening its presence in key existing markets. The terms of the deal were not revealed. Mark Hauser, founder and CEO of Hauser Private Equity, will continue to lead the business following the sale.

Hauser Private Equity is a Cincinnati-based private equity firm that focuses on healthcare services and technology companies investments. The company has been investing in middle-market businesses for over 25 years, involved in more than 75 transactions totaling over $750 million in value.

This is an exciting time for both companies involved, and we look forward to seeing what great things they will achieve together.