MacroMedics® announces new distribution partner for Southern Africa

Waddinxveen, the Netherlands, February 12, 2018

MacroMedics®, the innovation leader in patient positioning solutions for radiation oncology, is proud to announce the addition of a distribution partner for Southern Africa, Africa X-Ray Industrial & Medical “AXIM”. Together with AXIM, MacroMedics will serve new territories for its patient positioning products.

During the last couple of years, MacroMedics® has realized a tremendous growth and expansion worldwide due to its vision and innovative product developments. Serving a continuously growing number of countries requires the right support for our customers which we are serving with well-trained distributors.

AXIM is already a leading player in Southern Africa in the field of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, with over 300 employees. They are now expanding into the field of radiotherapy and will represent MacroMedics in Botswana, Namibia, Mozambique, South Africa and Zimbabwe.

Jaap Drenth, Managing Director of MacroMedics says: “We are very pleased to partner with such a well-established company as AXIM in Southern Africa and are excited to grow the business with them.”

“We are very proud to add MacroMedics to our existing product range and look forward to working with such a highly skilled and professional team. Together we can only do great things” says Peter Goldberg, Group Chairman of AXIM.


About MacroMedics

MacroMedics is an innovation leader in development, manufacturing and marketing of high-end patient positioning products for use in radiotherapy treatments. MacroMedics’ CEO, Leo de Mooy, has been actively developing products in this field for over 30 years, and played a leading role in the introduction of carbon fibre as a key material for patient positioning products.
MacroMedics’ ambition and objective is to improve radiotherapy treatment outcomes and to optimize the workflow and productivity in radiotherapy departments by developing superior state of the art positioning products with a strong focus on accuracy, reproducibility and patient comfort. Information on our latest products is available at:


About AXIM

AXIM is one of the largest privately owned medical distribution companies in Sub-Saharan Africa. Founded in 1998 to be involved in the sales and service of radiology equipment, today the company has expanded into consumables, accessories and pharmaceuticals and covers a wide range of products including Radiology and Nuclear Medicine with the newest addition being Radiation Therapy & Oncology products. The company is represented nationally in South Africa through branches in all major cities and has established outlets in all the neighbouring countries. AXIM’s vision is to be the supplier of choice in providing unparallel sales and service solutions to all their customers throughout Africa. For further information, please refer to  

  • 12-02-2018