PWC has won the audit of FTSE 250-listed hospital group Mediclinic.
The UAE-headquartered group, which in October last year confirmed its merger with Al Noor Hospitals, confirmed PwC would replace existing auditors KPMG for the 2015/2016 financial year with immediate effect.
The combined Mediclinic group is a private healthcare group operating in Southern Africa, Switzerland and the UAE. It runs 73 hospitals with around 10,200 beds and 35 clinics, and has nearly 32,000 employees.
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