ROHO President Tom Borcharding says the ROHO employees, management and brand will not change as part of the acquisition agreement.

On March 24, Permobil announced its purchase of The ROHO Group, a global leader in wheelchair cushions, skin protection and positioning solutions for wheelchair users. The acquisition marks the next important step in Permobil’s strategy to become a leading healthcare company, providing innovative advanced rehabilitation solutions for people with disabilities.

Permobil will continue operations at ROHO’s 125,000-square-foot, state-of-the art manufacturing facility, according to ROHO President Tom Borcharding. “Obviously there is financial motive in any sale,” said Borcharding, who will keep his title as part of the purchase. “However the ROHO employees, management and brand will not change. Our focus on delivering products that