Private equity recovered in 2021

  • Resilience under extreme business situations such as the pandemic has made PE firms confident in their sustainability. Tech companies benefited amid the crisis as other sectors started transitioning to digital platforms or enhancing their tech infrastructure.
  • The digitisation of healthcare deliverables also presents a major opportunity. While markets in general have indicated a recession, healthcare continues to produce returns due to its resilience. Bain & Company states that PE investments in healthcare during previous recessions were nearly 50% more than in other sectors.
  • The healthcare sector provides PE firms with potential for add-on investment. With the multiple elements in the ecosystem, PE firms could acquire additional assets to build a continuum of care.

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