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Cremascoli Ortho SPA

Division of Wright Medical Group NV

Latest From Cremascoli Ortho SPA

Building Platforms in Orthopedics

Consolidation has created a widening gulf between small start-ups with innovative technology and large multi-faceted companies that control sales and distribution channels, making life difficult for mid-sized companies caught in the middle. Nowhere is this more true than in orthopedic devices. Now, some investors are finding opportunities in mid-sized companies by using them as platforms to build more substantial plays. The goal isn't market leadership, but value creation for shareholders, which can be done on a more modest scale.
Medical Device Strategy

Suddenly, a New Model for Device Acquisitions

The medical device industry has, for a long time, separated naturally into big players and small. But recent consolidation, particularly in areas such as cardiovascular and orthopedic devices, has created an exaggerated dichotomy, with billion-dollar giants on one end, tiny start-ups on the other, and virtually no one in the middle. Now, a small group of investors--among them, Warburg Pincus and Galen Partners-- is trying to find value in what has traditionally been a device company's no man's land, by putting together small and mid-sized companies.
Medical Device Strategy

Wright Medical and Cremascoli Ortho: Crossing Paths

Wright's acquisition of Italy's Cremascoli Ortho SPA is probably best seen as opportunistic--the kind of deal that happens when a newly energized buyer meets a more eager seller.
Medical Device Platform Technologies

What's Next for Cremascoli Ortho?

One of the few mid-sized European orthopedic companies to build a continental presence, Cremascoli has been extremely successful. But now it contemplates its future in an industry driven by consolidation.
Medical Device Business Strategies
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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Medical Devices
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • Europe
      • Western Europe
        • Italy
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Wright Medical Group NV
  • Senior Management
  • Brian Steer, Chmn. & Pres.
  • Contact Info
  • Cremascoli Ortho SPA
    Phone: (39) 2506781
    Via Clemente Prudenzio, 14/16
    Milan, 20138