Megatrends Podcast Series
Globalization has made the world we live in very small, and very connected. Market trends are global, companies are innovating faster than ever, and money managers are paying very close attention.
In each episode, author and hedge-fund specialist Maneet Ahuja explores the megatrends that are vastly changing how the world does business. We’ll hear from OppenheimerFunds portfolio managers, and other investors and inventors, about how these trends are creating new strategic opportunities for investors.
Episode 5 - Modern Medicine: Small Companies with Big Ideas
When we talk about new technology, we often forget about the major breakthroughs happening in healthcare. A sector once dominated by big pharma is now buzzing about smaller, specialized companies that use technology to deliver personalized treatment. But what does this mean for investors? We speak with healthcare experts and biomedical pioneers to find out more: Máire Lane, Senior Research Analyst at OppenheimerFunds; Magnus Nillson, CEO of XVIVO Perfusion; Søren Tulstrup, President and CEO of Hansa Medical; and Dr. Tiffany Vora, Research Scientist and entrepreneur.
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