Our highly diverse investment and operations teams have worked in healthcare for essentially all their lives, with more than 180 years of combined experience in the healthcare market, in healthcare and life sciences, holding leading management positions in the USA, Europe, the MENAT region and in Asia. They have invested in cutting edge science, banked the healthcare industry, worked as a medical professional, run healthcare companies, hospital chains and medical systems, or created new care concepts and companies.
We have done this in San Francisco, Boston, New York, London, Munich, Istanbul, Cairo, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, to name but a few. In essence, our group of partners became a true catalyst for transformation in healthcare, finance the real world application of novel technologies and new science and support companies to go from the West to the East, and from the East to the West.
Value creation is to our understanding driven by innovation, quality, impact, compliance and governance. Together we build relationships with entrepreneurs and support excellent management teams who aspire to create a leading company in their field. Our team sets us apart, adding considerable value to our portfolio companies and reducing investment execution risk. Our Operations Group provides research and advisory services, including screening and comparing new investment opportunities, conducting market assessment and market feasibility studies, delivering financial planning and due diligence, identifying strategic companies for acquisitions of alliances, analyzing market dynamics and building business plans.
By supplying leadership and support functions, it allows our companies to benefit from a pool of expertise in areas such as strategy development, general management support, including interim management, as well as back office support such as IT, finance, legal, marketing and HR. Economies of scale ensure that each company can save time and costs, and still employ high quality specialist skills.