Bain in the news

  • Expert: Time is right for GCC countries to lift government support on energy - Bain Dubai

    January 31, 2016 | Oil and Gas | Al Arabiya TV | Media mention

    Christophe de Mahieu, a partner with Bain & Company and the leader of Bain Middle East's Industrial Goods & Services practice, discusses the oil market with Al Arabiya TV. According to de Mahieu, it is likely that oil prices will plunge to $20 per barrel unless the productive forces of oil from

  • Bain: Digital leaders take the long view and succeed at bringing chief executives onboard

    January 28, 2016 | IT | Fierce CIO | Media mention

    Bain & Company's report found that digital leaders are willing to put in the time, be strategic and work hard to transform their companies and help them to thrive in the ever-changing digital landscape. According to Vishy Padmanabhan, a partner in Bain's Technology practice and one of the authors

  • Pharma titans seek out tech partnerships to bring big data to healthcare

    January 26, 2016 | Digital, Healthcare | BioPharma Dive | Media mention

    With the improvement of cloud computing, wirelessly-connected medical devices can help companies improve their products. Furthermore, 'smart' medical devices can give patients and doctors greater monitoring capabilities of drug use and health condition. The opportunities this presents has led to a

  • The future of health is wellness

    January 22, 2016 | Healthcare | Forbes India | Media mention

    According to Orit Gadiesh, the chairman of Bain & Company, "We simply do not have the resources to deal with global heath under the current models." The World Economic Forum session titled 'The transformation of Healthcare' aimed to address some of the burning issues around healthcare delivery and

  • Glaxo, Qualcomm reportedly mulling med tech joint venture

    January 21, 2016 | Mergers & Acquisitions, Healthcare | BioPharma Dive | Media mention

    According to a report from Bain & Company, "US venture investment in digital healthcare quadrupled over the past four years, reaching more than $5 billion in 2014." Much of this has involved joint ventures, much like the one currently being discussed by GSK and Qualcomm.

  • Big data: The key to healthier patients, better margins, & making Cancer MoonShot 2020 a reality

    January 20, 2016 | Healthcare | BioPharma Dive | Media mention

    When it comes to the ability to leverage big data, the stakes are high, according to Ashish Singh, partner and head of Global Healthcare at Bain & Company in New York City. "In the future, only companies that use real-world data to demonstrate superior outcomes for real drugs will generate

  • Realty demand set to touch 1.35 billion sq ft by 2020: Report

    January 20, 2016 | Real Estate | The Economic Times | Media mention

    A report by Bain & Company finds that while home sales in India have slowed in recent years because of low consumer demand at current prices, leading to inventory overhang in major cities, upfront and discreet discounts by builders have increased, indicating some improvement in the condition of the

  • Emerging nations seen needing $13 trillion for power sector

    January 19, 2016 | Utilities and Alternative Energy | BloombergBusiness | Media mention

    Emerging nations need to invest twice as much in electricity than developed countries over the next two decades to power fast-growing economies and meet emission-reduction targets, according to a Bain & Company report for the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. They will probably seek about

  • Healthcare investors offer mixed prognosis on investing

    January 19, 2016 | Private Equity | Dow Jones Private Equity & Venture Capital Newswire | Media mention

    Bain & Company estimated that there was around $20 billion in private equity-backed healthcare transactions during 2015, less than the approximately $29.6 billion reached in 2014. Bain's estimate of deal volume includes deals for which the size isn't known as well as those that are known. "$20

  • Be practical about philanthropy

    January 17, 2016 | Social and Public Sector | Business Standard | Media mention

    According to Bain & Company's India Philanthropy Report 2015, there were 100 million more donors in 2013, compared to 2009. "The philanthropic space has been transformed. Today, a deeper pool donates larger amounts to a greater number of players in the non-profit sector," the report says.