Tagged Healthtech


Report suggests ‘promising’ M&A landscape in healthtech

Almost 100 mergers and acquisitions in the healthtech sector were made in the second half of 2018 according to a report from advisor Hampleton Partners. Transaction volume remained steady compared to the first half of 2018, declining by 6%, remaining in line with a stable trend since 2013. The trailing 30-month revenue multiple rose again…


How healthtech will support mental health in 2019

Dr Zain Sikafi, CEO and co-founder of Mynurva, and a former GP, explains the role technology could have in supporting mental health, and examines potential influential innovations in the year ahead. Only a week into the New Year, Prime Minister Theresa May’s 10-year NHS plan has been subject to much discussion. Some £2.3 billion of…


Awards at Giant Health event recognise healthtech start-ups

Five start-ups were recognised at the Giant Health Event in London in the competition Beanstalks. The event involved businesses pitching to a panel of healthtech experts including; the ambassador, facilitator and speaker Chis Hafner; author of the Lunatic Gene Adam Shaw; venture capitalist Gian Seehra; serial entrepreneur Suzie Parkus and legal adviser Savva Kerdemelidis. The…


Brexit contingency plans underway for UK healthtech industry

 The UK healthtech industry is preparing for the inevitable onset of Brexit, with companies already planning commercial decisions in time for March 2019. The news comes from the ABHI’s latest member Brexit survey which highlights the significant contingency planning that is currently underway within the healthtech industry. The survey details that 80% of the companies…

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