Current news of SHS and our portfolio companies

27 May 2020 - SHS News

Market study medical technology 2020 – with data on equity and M&A transactions

The M&A consultancy Clairfield and Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft prepared this informative study with the support of the German Medical Technology Association (BVMed) and the German Engineering Federation (VDMA). The study gives you an overview of the current development of medical technology in Germany, Europe, the USA and Asia: from a legal, technical and transaction-oriented perspective. Due […]

5 May 2020 - Press Releases

BVK Expert Talk: Dr. André Zimmermann: “Our investors pursue a socially responsible approach”

Dr. André Zimmermann, partner at SHS, was a guest in the BVK expert talk. Deputy Managing Director Swantje von Massenbach spoke to him about investments in the health sector, such as medical technology or diagnostics. Among other things, this included a rapid corona test that can achieve a result within 15 minutes with comparable accuracy to tests that still take several hours today. For portfolio companies and SHS investors, what is known as impact investing is particularly important. This means that investments have positive effects on health, the environment or society. You can learn more about this in the video.

30 April 2020 - Press Releases

Location Agency Tyrol and Investor SHS cooperate successfully

With the Investor Network Tyrol, the Tyrolean location agency brings companies and start-ups together with the right investors. In a discussion between Klaus Grössinger from the Investor Network of the Tyrolean location agency and Friedrich Baldinger from the Tübingen-based medical technology and life science investor SHS, they will explain how this works in practice.

21 April 2020 - SHS News

SHS appoints Sascha Alilovic as Managing Partner

On April 1, 2020, Sascha Alilovic (46) was appointed Managing Partner of SHS Gesellschaft für Beteiligungsmanagement. Whether by way of succession arrangements or growth financing, SHS specializes in investing in innovative healthcare companies with a focus on medical technology and life sciences. Through several funds, SHS has more than EUR 300 million under management. It […]

14 April 2020 - SHS News

SHS invests in dynamically growing Finnish health technology company Neuro Event Labs Oy

Neuro Event Labs Oy closes EUR 3.9m Series A investment round from Hadean Ventures, SHS Gesellschaft für Beteiligungsmanagement and Proceeds to support commercial expansion in Europe as well as US market entry Investment round led by Hadean Ventures, joined by SHS Gesellschaft für Beteiligungsmanagement and existing investor Neuro Event Labs Oy today announced […]

9 April 2020 - Portfolio News

Single Use Support in economic upswing despite corona

While for most companies in Tyrol the corona crisis means the passing of an economic acid test, the Kufstein-based start-up company Single Use Support achieved a significant increase in sales in the first quarter of 2020. The technologies of the biopharmaceutical supplier founded in 2016 are now also being used in the development of a […]

31 March 2020 - Portfolio News

medigroba aid supply now also in Hessen

medigroba GmbH, with its headquarters in Balingen, continues to expand and has now also gained a foothold in Hesse following the expansion of the site in North Rhine-Westphalia, where people in need of care have been provided with medical aids since 2019. To support the regional sales team with prompt deliveries, a new location has […]

12 March 2020 - Portfolio News


Amidst the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, the biopharmaceutical industry worldwide is researching for vaccines against the virus. The Tyrolean start-up Single Use Support GmbH is also involved: a biotech company from the USA relies on the technologies of Single Use Support during the clinical phases of vaccine development against SARS-CoV-2 virus. The products […]

11 March 2020 - Portfolio News

Tyrolean start-up revolutionizes the biopharma industry with innovative research

Der Kufsteiner Biopharma-Zulieferer Single Use Support ist in der Biopharma Branche heiß begehrt. Mit ihren innovativen Produkten zum Abfüllen sowie Einfrieren und Auftauen von Arzneimittelsubstanzen zogen die Firmengründer Johannes Kirchmair und Thomas Wurm bereits internationale Aufträge in Millionenhöhe an Land. Eine Zusammenarbeit mit der TU Wien soll die Effektivität der von Single Use Support entwickelten […]

10 March 2020 - Portfolio News

c-LEcta takes on new industrial partner and successfully continues its development into a product company

c-LEcta, a leading innovator and supplier of biotechnological products for regulated markets like food and pharma, is entering into a development partnership with the MDax-listed company Symrise. Founded in 2003, Symrise AG is one of the world’s leading suppliers of fragrances and flavors.