About us

As part of a large international business, Upwind Holding GmbH (formerly Burkart Verwaltungen GmbH), we've been operating in Ireland since 2009 and have significant expertise in providing healthcare solutions to Hospitals and Senior homes in Ireland and Northern Ireland


Our History 


  • 1933 Founding of Zehnacker Germany

  • 2007 Zehnacker Group exceeds 10,000 employees and turnover of €400m

  • 2008 Integration under the name Sodexo/Zehnacker/GA-Tec

  • 2009 Founding of Zehnacker Ireland and entry into the Irish Healthcare Market

  • 2013 Zehnacker Ireland Healthcare buys out Sodexo becoming independent again