Munich, 02nd October 2019 – Munich-based ADVITOS is selected as a European finalist in the EIT European Health Catapult program
The European Health Catapult (EHC) is a training and competition program that boosts the development of top-notch European health start-ups through exposure to leading experts and international investors. The program is organized by EIT Health with the support of the Health Axis Europe. It is operationally run by Cap Digital and Medical Valley with support of BIORN, Medicen and a community of +20 European partners, all leaders of healthcare innovation. EHC awards the best-of-the-best business concepts in MedTech, biotech and digital health across Europe.
The EHC start-ups get on the fast track to involve in the EIT Health Community of world leading MedTech, biotech, pharma and IT companies and international class research organizations in health care as well as the EIT Health Investor Network that unites international investors (VCs, Corporate VCs, Business Angel, and Crowd Investors).
The European Health Catapult Jury evaluated our pitch as follows “ADVITOS offers a unique, innovative and efficient solution for multi-organ failure with a clear benefit for the patients and a strong advantage over the competition. The business model is reliable, the strategy for market access clear and the team looks reliable and experienced. Moreover, the entire project was presented in a professional and efficient way. The European Health Catapult is the perfect competition for this EU-grown startup.”
“We are very happy to reach the finals of the well-known European Health Catapult. The participation in the competition fosters our growth and provides exposure to potential investors that can help us with the scale-up and internationalization planned ahead”, says Assoc. Prof. Dr. med. Bernhard Kreymann, Inventor of the ADVOS technology, founder and CEO of ADVITOS GmbH. “We look forward to the EIT Health Summit in December and are optimistic to also successfully take the final step.”
The 2019 EIT Health Catapult finals will take place at the EIT health summit on 2nd of December in Paris. For more information visit: https://www.europeanhealthcatapult.eu/