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General election 2024: the health and care manifesto pledges

19 Jun 24

With a UK general election looming on Thursday, July 4, and the party campaigns now in full swing to win your vote, it might be helpful to take a look at what resources there are out there to compare and contrast where the manifestos stand on this key issue.Independent think tank The King's ...

PE Insights – Switzerland

17 Jun 24

On Wednesday, Candesic Senior Partner Marc Kitten will be at Private Equity Insights in Zurich, Switzerland alongside 500+ GPs and LPs.Topics on the conference agenda include opportunities and challenges in 2024, the best sectors for PE deals, how to capture growing investor appetite, and what ...

HLTH Europe

14 Jun 24

We don’t often say this ahead of a healthcare conference, but you may want to grab your dancing shoes and yoga pants!On Monday through to Thursday next week, the health innovation event HLTH Europe is taking place in Amsterdam. You can check out some of the 400+ speakers here 2024 Speakers - ...

European ophthalmology continues to attract huge investor interest

12 Jun 24

In the latest edition of LaingBuisson HealthcareMarkets, Candesic Senior Partner Marc Kitten investigates why, and looks at its growth potential and recent advances in technology which could transform the market.With heavy hitters in the independent market like Veonet, Sanoptis, ARTEMIS ...

PhD Careers Fair at Imperial College

11 Jun 24

There is an old adage attributed to, among others, writer and humorist Mark Twain: “Find a job you enjoy, and you will never have to work a day in your life”!Happily, Candesic consultants Dr Magdalena Langosch and Dr Campbell Foubister have found their niche and were delighted to attend ...

PHIN Private market update: June 2024

10 Jun 24

The latest data released last week from UK-based PHIN, the Private Healthcare Information Network, makes interesting reading. It shows new records were set in 2023, with more private inpatient admissions than any year since records began, and insured and self-pay admissions at their highest ...

HBI 2024 – See you there!

7 Jun 24

If you’re heading to Healthcare Business International 2024 next week (June 10-12, London), look out for the Candesic team and come and say hello.Managing Partner Dr Leonid Shapiro, Senior Partner Marc Kitten, and Senior Partner Michelle Tempest will be there alongside some of our Engagement ...

Healthcare Hacks 2024

5 Jun 24

Attention health and social care business leaders and industry experts! CEOs and CFOs in healthcare – this one is for you. London’s Royal Society of Medicine on Wimpole Street in London is hosting Healthcare Hacks 2024 on Wednesday, June 19.Organisers promise a thought-provoking, ...

In conversation with Tony Veverka

4 Jun 24

He liked the company so much when he was CEO, he came back and bought it!The latest interview in our "Candesic in conversation with" series is with the multi-talented Tony Veverka from Y1 Capital. Having enjoyed a distinguished career at the likes of Bupa, Ultralase, and Transform Healthcare, ...

French Dental Industry LeComident General Assembly

3 Jun 24

AI is transforming oral healthcare. From imaging and patient diagnostics to 3D printing and electronic health records, the way dentistry is practiced and the tools and technology available to clinicians are progressing apace.While this progress is of huge benefit to patients, change brings ...