We are delighted to announce the recent sale of Kotecha Pharmacy in Middlesex. Below is some valuable feedback and advice to phamacy owners from Mr Kotecha relating to his sale.
Please tell us a little bit about the history of your pharmacy; when and how you acquired the business?
I have had the Pharmacy since 18th October 1976. My dad and my wife suggested that I should go into business.
What made you decide to sell the business?
I have been working in Pharmacy profession for last 45 years. My wife and I thought it was time to retire now.
What were your concerns going into the sale process?
How long would the process take. Lots of my friend had warned me that is can take a long time to sell.
What made you choose Hutchings to handle your sale?
My brother in law recommended Hutchings to me.
How did you find dealing with Hutchings and our team?
Extremely friendly and very helpful. Alan helped us all the way. He was there for us 24/7. He guided us through the process till the last minute. Thank you very much Alan, you are an asset to Hutchings.
What are you most looking forward to now that your sale has completed?
Taking it easy, travel a little and enjoy spending time with our two grand daughters.
What do you think will be the biggest benefits for you, now you have sold the business?
I will have time to do things I always wanted to do. No worries about the quality payment, surprise visit from GPhC inspector!
Is there anything else you would like to add that may be useful for pharmacy owners who are thinking of selling to know, having been through the process?
If anyone is thinking of selling their Pharmacy business, please do it now and I would recommend Hutchings as they will guide you through whole the process and make it easy for you.
Thank you to Mr Kotecha for his feedback. We would like to wish him & his wife a long & prosperous retirement.
Photo: Left to right- Buyers Vimal & Arjun Shah, Alan Akerman (Hutchings), Mr & Mrs Kotecha