Staffing levels changed little across 2020 as M&A slowed – but sales are another story.
Welcome to the calm before the Covid-19 storm.
The largest medtech companies have differing business development strategies, but tend to be on the same page on R&D spending.
2019 was an average year for medtech M&A. 2020, not so much.
Intuitive Surgical makes the most money per employee – but the title of “most improved” goes to Philips.
Backed by big medtech including Medtronic, MD Start aims not just to incubate start-ups but to create new device companies from scratch.
Big cap medtech is hiring, largely thanks to organic growth.