Building a big health tech company

We need a different healthcare system, not just a better one

Big game hunting

The growth of health tech funding

Cumulative venture funding of health tech companies, 2011–2015
Change in market capitalization of venture-backed health tech companies that have held IPOs since 2011
Annual revenue of venture-backed health tech companies that have held IPOs since 2011
Venture-backed M&A targets and acquirers, segmented by acquirer industry, 2011–2015

Diverted value

Where $1.6 trillion in value accretion happened

Increase in market capitalization of large cap firms across major healthcare sub-sectors, 1/3/2011–12/31/2015
Novel drug approvals and retail prescription drug spending, U.S., 1996–2015
Total private health insurance expenditures and net cost of private health insurance, 1995 and 2014

How does ‘different’ look?

A few ideas

Health/tech.

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