Investor Eye: Israel’s Medical Device Fund Accelmed Seizes On Slow Medtech Investing

10 May 2019 | INTERVIEWS | by Catherine Longworth | Medtech Insight Accelmed Partner, Irit Yaniv, is an experienced senior executive in life sciences and former physician who oversees the firm’s investment in early stage Israeli medtech. Over the years, Yaniv says investors’ focus has shifted from medical devices to pharma with fewer VCs specializing […]

Here’s some advice for medtech startups: Don’t do your homework, CEOs say

by Carly Helfand | May 8, 2019 | “We had no idea what we were getting into,” said Perry Davidson, CEO of inhaler maker Syqe, which will present next week at the MIXiii-BIOMED conference in Tel Aviv. Davidson and his colleagues set about creating an inhaler for pharma-grade cannabis back in 2011 with “no personal background in this […]