Description: Venture capital firms are venturing out of Silicon Valley and into hospitals, healthcare IT, and personal health. In 2010, just $211 million of digital health funding came from venture capitalists. That figure has ballooned in recent years to a colossal $14.82 billion in 2020—enough to produce “Avengers: Endgame” 41 times. That’s a lot of superhero sequels.
Date: Feb 10, 2021
Questions for discussion:
- What explains the growth of venture capital financing into healthcare?
- What does this mean for investors in this industry?