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Pharma M&A Report 2019
KP today published the 8th annual Pharma M&A report. We describe how large companies use M&A to focus on one of the 4 strategic archetypes, give an... more
Brexit – Uncertainty for the Pharma...
At the time of writing of this report and following the “No” to the Brexit deal vote, the outcome of the Brexit drama is still unknown. Regardless of... more
About growth and strategies in the CDMO...
The pharma outsourcing market promises robust and attractive growth although with differences in growth rate and profitability by market segment. Are... more
An interactive map of digital healthcare
Much has been written recently about wearable sensors, health apps, digital pills, artificial intelligence and other technological concepts as... more
Sale of an aseptic manufacturing site in...
KP led the divestment of Novartis’ (Sandoz’) aseptics manufacturing site in Boucherville (Canada) to Avara Pharmaceutical Services. more
An interactive global map of Pharma...
CMOs have been very active in M&A in the last few years, driving consolidation among CMOs, but increasingly also acquiring manufacturing sites from... more
What drives Mergers & Acquisitions in...
The pharmaceutical industry probably sees more M&A activity than any other industry, both in the number of deals and the amount of money spent on... more
Sale of LUZ Inc to RWS Plc
Kurmann Partners has completed the sale of LUZ Inc (www.luz.com) to RWS Group Plc (www.rws.com). The transaction value was US$ 82.5m. LUZ is a... more
Sale of Pro Farma AG to Recordati SpA
Kurmann Partners has concluded the sale of Pro Farma AG (Switzerland) to Recordati SpA (Italy). Pro Farma markets proprietary and in-licensed... more
Sale of extrakt chemie Dr. Bruno...
Kurmann Partners successfully concluded the selling process of Germany based extrakt chemie to Frutarom, one of the world’s 10 largest companies in... more
The European OTC market is undergoing...
The market share of the top 10 OTC firms has increased from just over 30% to nearly 50% in only three years! The European OTC market is going... more
Sale of CAS Clean Air Service AG to...
Kurmann Partners led the selling process for the Switzerland based CAS. CAS is a leading specialist for clean room measuring services and... more