KKR inks agreement to acquire Healthium from Apax Funds

KKR to Acquire Healthium from Apax Funds

KKR, a leading global investment firm, recently announced the signing of definitive agreements under which funds managed by KKR will acquire Healthium Medtech Ltd. (“Healthium”), a leading Indian medical devices company, from an affiliate of Funds advised by Apax Partners LLP (“Apax”), a leading global private equity advisory firm. The acquisition will be made by […]

VERDA Health Plan and IntegraNet announce strategic partnership

L-R Frank Vo, Co-Founder, President and CEO of Verda Healthcare, Lawrence Wedekind, Founder and CEO of IntegraNet Health.

Verda Health Plan announced a new, pivotal partnership with IntegraNet Health, Inc., a renowned Independent Practice Association (IPA). The alliance between the two Texas-based companies signifies a significant step forward in advancing the quality and accessibility of healthcare in underserved communities across the country. Verda Health Plan is a trailblazing Medicare Advantage Plan. It was […]

AIROS Medical appoints Darren Behuniak as COO

Behuniak is a founding partner of AIROS Medical and will expand his role as Chief Operating Officer.

AIROS® Medical, Inc., a medical technology manufacturer and designer specializing in compression therapy devices that treat lymphedema and venous complications, yesterday announced it has named Darren M. Behuniak as its Chief Operating Officer. Behuniak is a co-founder of AIROS and has been serving as vice president of operations and marketing since the company’s founding in […]

EMVision secures USD 10Mln investment from Keysight technologies

EMVision from L to R: Robert Tiller - Head of Design, Scott Kirkland - CEO and Managing Director holding the next-Gen first-responder concept, Forough Khandan – Chief Technology Officer and Christian Wight - Head of Regulatory Affairs, with emu™ brain scanner (center)

EMVision, an Australian medical device company focused on developing innovative portable brain imaging technology, has announced a US$10 million (~A$15.28m) strategic investment from Keysight Technologies, a global leader in test and measurement technology. The investment provides EMVision with a fully funded commercial runway for its emu™ device. It accelerates clinical trials, generating essential data supporting […]

ESO Appoints Joy Brown to Board of Directors

Joy Brown to Board of Directors, ESO

ESO, a leading data and software company serving emergency medical services (EMS), fire departments, hospitals, state, and federal systems, announced the appointment of Joy Brown to its Board of Directors. Brown brings over 20 years of experience as a digital transformation technology executive, specializing in enterprise technology, digital experiences, patient and customer intelligence, AI and […]

Henry Schein onboards Carole T. Faig as new independent Director

Carole T. Faig, Independent Director, Henry Schein

Henry Schein, Inc., a provider of health care solutions to office-based dental and medical practitioners, announced yesterday that its Board of Directors has appointed Carole T. Faig as an independent director to serve until the 2024 Annual Meeting of Stockholders in May, when she is expected to stand for re-election to the Board by a […]

StatLab welcomes Sung-Dae Hong as CEO

Sung-Dae Hong, Chief Executive Officer, StatLab

StatLab Medical Products, a developer and manufacturer of diagnostic supplies and equipment, announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Sung-Dae (Dae) Hong as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Board Member, effective August 28, 2023. Joe Bernardo, Executive Chairman and Linden Operating Partner, has been serving as Interim CEO and will continue in his role […]

El Camino Health launches Healthcare Innovation Fund to further patient care

El Camino Health recently announces the launch of a healthcare innovation fund, which will enable the health system to stay at the forefront of new healthcare technology and continue to adopt the latest and best practices to improve patient care. The fund was made possible by a generous gift by local philanthropists Pamela and Edward Taft. “At […]

RQM+ takeovers Libra Medical

Margaret Keegan CEO RQM+

RQM+, one of the world’s leading MedTech service provider, yesterday announced the acquisition of Libra Medical, a full-service contract research organization (CRO) that specializes in early-stage clinical trials. Founded in 2007, Libra Medical provides regulatory affairs, clinical operations and quality assurance services to companies that develop complex medical devices and diagnostics products. Libra’s studies take […]

Steven Pilewski joins RQM+ as Chief Operating Officer of Laboratory Services

Steven Pilewski

RQM+, one of the leading MedTech service providers, yesterday announced the appointment of Steven Pilewski as Chief Operating Officer of its Laboratory Services business unit, which provides chemical characterization and reverse chemical engineering (or “deformulation”) of complex products, as well as contaminant and failure investigations for MedTech manufacturers. The business unit was founded more than 4 […]