April 2013

Graphite Capital sells Optimum Care

Graphite Capital has sold premium quality care home provider, Optimum Care, to Four Seasons Health Care, the UK’s largest independent elderly and specialist care provider. Graphite provided development capital to Optimum from 2007 onwards and grew Optimum to 17 homes with a total of 1,213 beds. Graphite remains committed to the sector through its continuing investment in Willowbrook Healthcare, a sister company to Optimum which is managed by the same senior management team. Willowbrook currently operates 13 premium quality care homes for the elderly which trade under the Avery brand.