Antares Consulting partners with 'Mansfield Advisors' and 'WMC Healthcare' to form the Curis Alliance
Antares Consulting, Mansfield, and WMC are pleased to announce the formation of Curis, an alliance of the leading independent healthcare strategy consulting firms in Europe.
Antares Consulting S.L (“Antares”), Mansfield Advisors LLP (“Mansfield”), and WMC Healthcare GmBH (“WMC”) announce the launch of Curis Alliance, a new network of independent healthcare-focused strategy consulting firms combining country and sector expertise with best practice to serve clients better.
Curis already has a track record of advising clients across multiple geographies and a shared culture focussed on quality of analysis and investing in its people and is focussed on:
- Offering clients access to 100+ consultants in 7 countries with 11 offices and 15+ languages.
- Delivering actionable insights for clients by combining a 100% focus on healthcare across different markets with local knowledge and on the ground presence.
- Working for public and private companies and investors, helping them buy, sell and grow businesses, as well as for governments and regulators.
- Advising on commercial due diligence and corporate strategy by combining research, benchmarking, modelling and analysis with clinical, scientific and operational knowledge.
Curis is the Latin for healthcare. The alliance is one of firms that share the same values of transparency, curiosity, collaboration, and high-quality results, and it is the relentless focus solely on healthcare and our sector expertise that sets us apart.
We cover healthcare, including services, insurance, social care, and education; life sciences, including diagnostics and MedTech; pharma, including, including manufacturing and services, and veterinary.
Mansfield is a strategy consulting firm exclusively focussed on the healthcare, social care, education, life sciences, pharma and veterinary markets. We are one of the UK’s leading healthcare and life sciences management consultants as ranked by the Financial Times and a Vault ranked top 20 EMEA consulting firm.
We work for public and private companies and investors, helping them buy, sell and grow businesses, as well as for governments and regulators. We advise on commercial due diligence and corporate strategy by combining research, benchmarking, modelling and analysis with clinical, scientific and operational knowledge.
Founded in 2013 by two former McKinsey & Company consultants and based on the King’s Fund Health Campus off Harley Street in the heart of healthcare London, our consultants include scientists, medical doctors, dentists and vets, supported by Senior Advisors with specific operational and market expertise.
Whilst we are based in London, our focus is international.
For more information visit www.mansfieldadvisors.com
WMC Healthcare is the leading management consultancy specializing in healthcare and life sciences in German-speaking countries.
WMC are market leaders in the development of strategies and reorganizational concepts as well as innovation and digitalization programs for healthcare provider organizations of all sizes and ownerships. Besides this they support institutional and private equity investors to define and validate their market strategy for investments in healthcare.
With more than 100 specialists the WMC Healthcare-Team is very well positioned to address all the issues healthcare providers and investors are facing – from strategic positioning, to growing cost burdens and innovation. The WMC team consists of (health) economists, medical doctors, nurses, medical controllers (clinical coders), and life scientists.
In addition, WMC’s highly qualified consultants have in-depth experience with payers as well as medical technology and pharmaceutical.
Founded in 2013 WMC is led by former top tear management consultants, WMC has offices in Munich, Hamburg, and Dusseldorf.
Antares Consulting is an international consulting firm specialised in the field of healthcare, life sciences, and social care, with offices in Barcelona and Madrid, Spain; Lisbon, Portugal; Paris, France; Brussels, Belgium; and La Paz, Bolivia.
Founded in 1998, Antares has served over 800 clients in 27 different countries, focusing on Spain, Portugal, France, Belgium, Switzerland, Luxembourg, and Andorra. Additional projects have been undertaken in South America (Bolivia, Peru, Chile, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Dominican Republic) and Africa (Algeria, Angola, Gabon, Morocco, Mozambique, Rwanda, and Cameroon).
With over 25 consultants, the Antares team bring specialised expertise – 32% of the team have healthcare qualifications (in pharmacy, biotechnology, etc), 35% have management and business administration qualifications, and 12% in medicine.
Healthcare investors and the companies they invest in are increasingly international if not global. This exciting alliance with the leading independent healthcare strategy consulting firms in Europe is a step change in our capability – it immediately allows us to deliver better advice to our clients across more sub sectors and geographies.
Even in our first joint projects for international investors , we had the strong feeling that this alliance would work quiet well. Our three companies have a very similar legacy and way of working. Therefore, we are looking forward to further cross-border cooperation in the UK, Spain, France, Portugal, Belgium and, of course, Germany.
Antares Consulting has been advising healthcare clients for nearly 25 years and Curis Alliance offers us the opportunity to strength a unique European network of specialized healthcare consulting firms, combining the deep local market knowledge from all our partners and our capabilities to understand the global healthcare challenges.
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