Life Sciences

As active players in the life sciences industry, the specialists of the Health Group are well aware of the many challenges and range of business opportunities that life sciences companies encounter on a daily basis.

Focus Areas

The Health Group focuses on the following sectors:

  • Biotechnology
  • Biopharmaceuticals
  • Functional foods and nutraceuticals
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Health technology and medical equipment
  • Information technology for use in the health industry

Types of Projects

At National Bank, we strongly believe that it is essential to support:

  • Research and development
  • Marketing of medical innovations
  • Expansion into foreign markets
  • Networking, partnering and mergers/acquisitions

Advantages of National Bank

Our experience

Well aware of the often unique financial conditions and regulatory requirements governing life science companies, we can readily grasp the particulars of your business, whether you are a publicly traded corporation or a company with institutional investors. Our extensive experience will ensure your bank financing and your realities are seamlessly aligned.

We know that your market is global. Our experts in international products and export financing will support your company as it expands into foreign markets. We have the experience, acquired through our daily interaction with players in your industry, to advise you effectively on the best financing solutions and strategies.

Our vast network of experts

Our team will place its vast network of experts at your service. Our specialists will work with you as your preferred partners, and use their extensive business network, whenever you're looking to get in touch with the right people, form a partnership, or undertake a merger or acquisition. Our goal is to contribute to the advancement and success of the life sciences industry, one project at a time.

Our synergy with business clients

The synergies resulting from integrated links among our business clients in various fields of expertise, including healthcare services — a sector that often compliments life sciences — puts the Health Group in a unique position. Together, we can forge new business partnerships in the life sciences industry, and our synergy will help place your company high on the value chain of industry players.