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AWS Startups Digital Health Cocktail Hour

23 May 24

The Digital Health Cocktail Hour takes place on Wednesday evening next week, a casual, friendly environment where early stage healthcare and life science startups can connect with clinicians, researchers, industry leaders, and investors to identify opportunities for their solutions delivering ...

First guidance for doctors supervising PAs and MAPs

22 May 24

Today, the British Medical Association has published the first guidance for doctors supervising physician associates (PAs) and other medical associate professionals (MAPs), in an attempt to clarify the somewhat fuzzy and at times difficult position they have found themselves in.While MAPs have ...

In conversation with Tim Clover

21 May 24

The latest interview in our regular 𝘊𝘢𝘯𝘥𝘦𝘴𝘪𝘤 𝘪𝘯 𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘷𝘦𝘳𝘴𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘸𝘪𝘵𝘩 series sees us chatting with Tim Clover, CEO of UK-based ophthalmology medical product specialist Rayner. In a wide-ranging exclusive chat, he shares ...

Mental Health Awareness Week

17 May 24

Just a thought to end the week. As Mental Health Awareness Week comes to an end, it is worth remembering that there is more we could all be doing to give those experiencing mental health problems the support and respect they deserve.Tremendous advances have been made in understanding, and ...

Recap of the Private Equity Insights conference in Milan

16 May 24

Candesic Senior Partner Marc Kitten and Engagement Manager Fabio Ruffinoni have just returned from a thoroughly enjoyable trip to the Private Equity Insights conference in Milan. Hot topics included trends in the PE market, the best sectors for PE deals, and successful exit strategies. ...

LaingBuisson Private Healthcare Summit

15 May 24

Are you attending the LaingBuisson Private Healthcare Summit at the QEII today? Keep an eye out for Candesic Senior Partner Dr Michelle Tempest, who is about to take to the stage to talk about what a new government could mean for independent healthcare alongside Rt Hon Patricia ...

Day two of Abu Dhabi Global Healthcare week

14 May 24

It’s day two of Abu Dhabi Global Healthcare week, and Candesic Managing Partner Dr Leonid Shapiro reported yesterday that the calibre of attendees – which includes HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan - is hugely impressive, and there is a palpable sense that ...

Private Equity Insights Milan

13 May 24

We are looking forward to Italy's largest private equity conference Private Equity Insights which takes place in Milan tomorrow. Candesic Senior Partner Marc Kitten and Engagement Manager Fabio Ruffinoni will be joining a global cohort of industry professionals and asset managers to ...

There’s no better time for a trip to Abu Dhabi

10 May 24

Now is the perfect time to be looking at healthcare in the Middle East. M&A in the sector has turned a corner and is gathering speed following a lull induced by Covid, as our chart shows.While Saudi Arabia’s ambitious Vision 2030 roadmap has understandably been grabbing a lot of the ...

Tech Tour Mental & Brain Health event in Lisbon

9 May 24

Dr Michelle Tempest, Senior Partner at Candesic, was delighted to attend the inaugural Tech Tour Mental & Brain Health event in Lisbon last week.Michelle led a panel discussion looking at data and AI solutions. Dozens of the most promising startups in the field of ...