24. Juni 2018

Partner of Swiss Diagnostics Start-Up Day 2018


The 2nd Swiss Diagnostics Start-up Day took place on June 21, 2018 in Olten (Switzerland). Effectum Medical was one of its key partners. During the event our CEO Karina Candrian presented Effectum Medical and its offering.

The main focus of the event again was the Swissbiolabs Challenge. Congratulations to the winner of the Award 2018, Peter Ruff (Cardioexplorer), runner-up Dr. Prajwal (Clemedi) and 3rd place Sasa Cukovic (Scoliomedis) for their innovative business ideas in the field of diagnostics! See more here.

24. April 2018

Effectum Medical is certified according to ISO 13485:2016


We did it! Effectum Medical is certified according to ISO 13485:2016.  This is also good news for innovators or start-ups. By collaborating with Effectum Medical they profit, amongst other, from our QMS according to ISO standards. They benefit from lower costs and less time consuming efforts for quality management, so they can focus on more value creating activities, such as product and business development.

New Paths

Walking new paths
with Effectum Medical

We bring Medtech start-ups to market.

We accelerate innovation in the Medtech & Healthcare industry and bring them successfully to market. As a center of excellence for the entire innovation process we reduce costs, shorten time-to-market, increase chances for market success and reduce risks for investors.

Providing all needed competences and a own quality management system, we can act as legal manufacturer and provide our clients with a lean product registration as well as marketing and back office services.

Effectum Medical creates innovative, new products and companies.

our value proposition for start-ups


Team, Network & Services

Through our team and network, we cover the entire value chain. You focus on your core competences and we provide supply chain management as well as marketing, project management and back office services. Further more we enable direct access to financial partners and investors.

Legal Manufacturer

We act as legal manufacturer of your product. Therefore, you do not have to go through the long process of building your own quality management system and you profit from lean product registration.


  • Reduced time to market
  • Reduced project costs
  • Risk mitigation & risk sharing
  • Higher efficiency

our value proposition for Investors


Competence

We are an experienced medtech team encompassing the necessary know-how and network of specialists to develop a successful business.

Efficiency

We are effective and efficient due to our experience and to leveraging existing organizational structures, including ISO certification.


  • Higher return on investment
  • Shorter time to exits
  • Risk hedging

 

 


When you Choose Us
What Makes Us Different?

#1

We maintain a quality management system according to ISO standards for medical devices.

#2

We share the risk by acting as legal manufacturer for your product.

#3

We support you in maintaining your product registration (i.e. process validations, post market surveillance, etc.).

#4

We offer organizational structure & back office services, enabling you to focus on your core business.

We offer a wide range of services and infrastructure
you choose what you need

Team


Interdisciplinary core-team with ­competence and ­experience in


ISO Certification
Product development
Product registration
Marketing
Business development

Infrastructure


Encompassing infrastructure & services


Quality Management System (ISO)
Legal Manufacturer
Central back office services:


Accounting
Pay rolling
Financing of ventures
Legal

Network


Extensive network of partners and experts


Suppliers & manufacturers
Surgeons of different specialties
Scientific & technical experts
Financing partners

Project
Management


Profound project management skills in


Project coaching
Set-up & planning of projects
Project management
Processes
Systems (profit center, QMS, PLM, contracts, etc.)

We offer tailor made partnership models
with different risk profiles

Our interdisciplinary team
a broad range of competencies

Advisory Board


Dr. Michael Ahrens

CEO & Surgeon

Dr. Michael Ahrens, is an active orthopedic spine surgeon, currently practicing in Germany. He has experience working with start-up companies and has been on several scientific advisory boards of startup and large medical device companies. With a vision for innovations in the healthcare industry, Dr. Ahrens has developed over the last years the concept of SURGITENT® a single use sterile glovebox type surgical isolation system. As one of the founding members of the DRG committee of the German Spine Society (DWG), Dr. Ahrens has seen the full circle of bench to bed developments of medical devices and their respective challenges for reimbursement. He holds an MBA from IE University Madrid, Spain, is a certified International Regulatory Manager(TUV SUD) and has been inventor and coinventor of several patent applications.

Prof. Dr. Philippe Cattin

Computer Scientist & Entrepreneur

Philippe Cattin was born in Switzerland in 1967. He received his B.Sc. degree from the University of Applied Science in Brugg/Windisch in 1991. In 1995 he received the M.Sc. degree in computer science and in 2003 the Ph.D. degree in robotics from ETH Zurich, Switzerland. From 2003 to 2007 he was a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Computer Vision Laboratory at ETH Zurich. In 2007 he became an Assistant Professor at the University of Basel and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2015. He is the founder of the Center for medical Image Analysis and Navigation (CIAN) group at the Medical Faculty of the University of Basel. He is currently heading the recently founded Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Basel. Philippe just was this year a Research Fellow at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston/MA.His research interests include medical image analysis, image-guided therapy, robotics-guided laser osteotomy and virtual reality. As a Principal Investigator he has finished many projects in these areas and published over 100 papers, patents and book chapters. He is also the founder of two spin-off companies and licensed his patents and software to medtech companies.

Beat Steffen

Founder & CEO confinis AG

Beat is very experienced in the Medtech Industry. He used to work for companies like Disetronic and Ypsomed. Today he is the founder and CEO of confinis, a consultancy specializing in providing advice and services to the medical device, pharmaceutical, biotech and diagnostic industries. Further more he is member of the Board of Directors in several companies and an auditor for Medical Team of the Swiss Association for Quality and Management Systems (SQS). He is also Co-Founder of Medical Human Factors AG and a lecturer at Berne University of Applied Sciences as well as an Inspector at the World Health Organization (WHO).

Dr. Heiko Visarius

Entrepreneur & Coach

Heiko has international experience in the health care sector, especially in the area of medical device technology. A Ph.D. in engineering obtained in the USA and a Swiss/US MBA degree combined with his professional experience allow him to relate to a broad spectrum of business areas. He served as CEO of a successful start-up company with an associated exit. Since then, he held various leadership positions with global players of the medical device industry. In 2012 he started VISARTIS Healthcare GmbH. Since 2017, he is also responsible for the Medtech part of the innovation agency of the canton of Bern. In addition, he is a CTI Startup Coach and has various board mandates of companies in medical devices as well as the FHNW and the Swiss Excellence Foundation.

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Effectum Medical AG
Solothurnerstrasse 235
CH-4600 Olten

+41 62 211 63 06

info(at)effectummedical.com