Bray Group

A long-established UK manufacturer of medical products


Located in Faringdon, Oxfordshire, Bray has built a reputation for excellence in the manufacturing of medical products. The company prides itself on being a UK based manufacturer with a skilled workforce focused on skin and wound treatments and women’s health.

Founded in 1857, Bray began as a family business over a century ago. Today, it has grown into a leading manufacturer and supplier of medical products, specialising in caustics and pessaries. Bray operates through its three brands Avoca, Portia, and Bray Healthcare, serving approximately 400 customers across 35 international markets.

Bray Group

Bray’s management team, backed by Ethos, will lead the company into its next phase of development. This includes a strategic plan aimed at broadening international reach and developing existing products. Markets currently served include the UK, USA, Canada, Europe, and beyond.

United Kingdom
Private Equity
May 2024

We are delighted to be backed by Ethos and believe that our collective ambition and enthusiasm for Bray will result in an exciting future for our company. Our commitment to shining the spotlight on uncomplicated healthcare and connecting patients and clinicians with intuitive products remains unwavering.

Sally NauntonCEO

We are delighted to be backing Sally and the management team at Bray during the business' next phase of growth. Bray has ambitious plans and believe the business is well placed to drive growth internationally and build on their existing product range. The company has a well-established and market leading position and we look forward to working with the team to support their growth plans.

Pascal WittetPartner at Ethos