Sibling Companies: A Model for Start-Up Efficiency?

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In contemplating a venous device business that shares, in common with its peripheral vascular device business, technological skills and physician customers, Intact Vascular created Vesper Medical, an independent spin-out that leverages management, R&D, and capital resources.

When approaching family planning, many couples will try to time their children to avoid, for example, the burden of two babies in diapers or having to pay two college tuitions simultaneously. When it comes to human biology, this isn’t always accomplished successfully, but in the realm of start-ups, in spinning out Vesper Medical Inc., the investors of Intact Vascular Inc. seem to have timed it just right.

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