Bain Healthcare Insights

  • A new pharma launch paradigm: From one size fits all to a tailored product approach

    June 05, 2013 | Healthcare | Bain Brief

    Market access restrictions and fragmented pipelines are creating challenges for pharmaceutical companies trying to introduce new products. Successful pharmaceutical companies are tailoring their launches to one of four product archetypes and retooling their organizations into Launch Factories

  • Five obstacles to a healthier world

    May 23, 2013 | Healthcare |

    To improve public health, business and government leaders will likely grapple with several worldwide trends, many of them byproducts of technological advances and economic development.

  • Healthy living: Economic necessity and business opportunity

    May 06, 2013 | Bain industry brief

    More than half of all deaths now result from largely preventable disease. In the future, Healthcare will be Health and Care, with a much stronger focus on keeping people healthy. In order to thrive in a market that demands Healthy Living innovation, business must first understand where the market

  • Health is wealth

    May 06, 2013 | Healthcare | Business Standard

    India's healthcare system is giving rise to a unique opportunity that rewards early diagnostic and healthcare interventions. This will guarantee a better return on investment for a sustainable future.

  • Healthy living: The business opportunity

    May 06, 2013 | Bain infographic

    Healthy living is top of mind across continents, but people struggle to follow healthier lifestyles

  • Private equity and investors: Where is this relationship going?

    May 02, 2013 | Private Equity |

    The harsher realities of raising new funds and the downward pressure on returns have given both general partners and limited partners powerful incentives to try new things. The search is bringing forth intriguing variations in the PE business model.

  • Strong vital signs draw private equity to healthcare

    April 30, 2013 | Private Equity |

    Healthcare will remain a vibrant—but highly competitive—sector for private equity investment in 2013. Shaping a value-creation plan begins with a thorough due diligence process that explores five critical areas.

  • Global Healthcare Private Equity Report 2013

    March 25, 2013 | Healthcare | Bain report

    To win in this space, investors will need to unlock the returns found in complex deals, reshuffle strategies across sectors and geographies and boost returns by staying involved in assets post-close.

  • An R&D destination in making - Mint

    January 30, 2013 | Healthcare | Mint

    No longer just a venue for lower-end R&D, India has started conducting higher-end research in pockets such as nano-technology, bioinformatics and “cell culture” biosimilars.

  • Time for businesses to trim the fat: ours

    January 29, 2013 | Healthcare |

    Business has a major role to play to promoting healthy living worldwide, not just in pushing for the right policies but in reshaping their own strategies for employee and community wellness.