DJI Consulting has released the latest in its series of Industry Briefs exploring healthcare niches, Unpacking the Drivers of Dermatology Dealmaking. Drawing on data from the PitchBook Platform, Dana Jacoby of DJI Consulting, within the Brief, analyzes why M&A within dermatology has soared, and what have been the key factors underpinning its rise.
A few key points:
2018 may well eclipse the prior high of deal value in dermatology in the US, soaring beyond $5.6 billion
PE buyers in particular have been boosting dermatology consolidation
Dermatology is well-suited as an investment opportunity, in part due to its multiple product lines and revenue sources