The medical technology sector is dominated, to a large extent, in Germany by mid-size companies. Medical technology belongs to the those sectors of „cutting edge technology“ and is a growth engine of the German economy. Even during the recession caused by the financial crisis, a large number of new jobs were realized. Investments in research and development account for around 10 percent of sales and are therefore often higher than in other industries. Investments in research and development account for around 10 percent of sales and are therefore often higher than in other industries. The demand for health services, and with that also medical technology products, is expanding strongly worldwide. Reasons vital to this high momentum are the trends in demographics and morbidity within developed economies, as well as improved infrastructure and rising incomes in a number of emerging and developing countries, further providing better medical assistance to the population.
In order to be successful in the face of these global trends and the ever demanding struggle between competition and government regulation, medium-sized companies are in particular need of excellent managers and experts who bring a deciding competitive edge to this market.
Heinrich & Coll.’s Medical Technology/ Medical Products division is the fastest growing unit and a leader in staffing management positions as well as specialists in upper-tier, mid-size companies.
As a result of our quality-oriented strategy, a majority of our orders are received from long-standing clients in the following sectors of Medical Technology:
- Hospital Technology
- Equipment and Medical Devices
- Imaging Diagnostics
- Medical Informatics
- Tissue Engineering