Dr. Helmut has dedicated his career to exploring new horizons as an investor, pursuing innovation and building businesses in healthcare- sometimes from scratch, sometimes in new regions, and always with an eye on addressing unmet medical needs and promoting societal progress.
In the process he has gained extensive operating and investment experience in numerous geographies, including Germany, the UK, France, the United States, UAE and India.
On the emerging market private equity side, he currently serves as chairman of Manzil Home Health Services (Abu Dhabi) and Bourn Hall International (Dubai/Delhi) and is a board member of Ameco Medical Industries (Cairo) and Cambridge Medical & Rehabilitation Center (Abu Dhabi/Al Ain). He also previously held the position of chairman at ProVita International Medical Center.
On the life science side, he is currently a board member of bispecific antibody focused F-Star Group of Companies (Vienna/Cambridge, UK) and anti-infectives company, Biovertis AG (Vienna/Munich).
Dr Helmut investment track record includes close to 30 direct investments. He has also served in positions of responsibility in world-class healthcare operations – discharging duties as chairman, vice chairman and director at some 30 life science and healthcare companies.