Fuerst Technology Innovations is an investment and ideas nurturing boutique, led by Dr. Oren Fuerst. We focus on changing healthcare. We work collaboratively with partners to design, develop, build, and manage businesses that deliver sustainable shareholder value growth.
Some of the companies we have co-founded or joined in recent years:
Eco-Fusion. Eco-Fusion is a digital medicine company, offering a comprehensive eco-system to bring about lifestyle changes in the general population, and in particular populations suffering from, or at risk of, chronic diseases such as obesity, diabetes, cardio vascular and mental health diseases. Eco-Fusion employs a data-driven, holistic approach to various aspects of wellness, and in particular nutrition, stress management, exercise and sleep. Leveraging software driven approaches, the system combines wearable, mobile, and social interaction technologies to assist people in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Eco Fusion offers a robust and flexible infrastructure for consumers and a variety of healthcare organizations, hospitals, HMOs, employment wellness programs, nursing homes, and insurance companies, addressing the needs of the different populations that benefit from the value propositions, including: healthy individuals interested in improving their general health status; individuals interested in controlling their emotional eating; patients in rehabilitation programs; individuals with or at risk of developing Cardiovascular diseases and/or Diabetes; and kids.
Circ Medtech, developer of PrePex.The PrePex device enables safe non-surgical adult male circumcision in resource limited settings as a means to prevent the spread of HIV. The patent pending PrePex device is the first known device that can claim all of the following: No injected anesthesia. No blood. No sutures. No sterile settings. The guiding principle of the company is to offer safe, simple, scalable and cost effective adult male circumcision programs that can be implemented by minimally skilled healthcare workers.
Medivizor. Medivizor uniquely provides personalized health information and ongoing updates tailored to each individual based on the specific details of their medical situation in a way people can understand and act upon. This information includes cutting-edge research, new treatments, matching clinical trials, lifestyle recommendations, and more. It does so by a unique combination of patent-pending technology, innovative processes, contributing medical experts, and user-generated content (crowdsourcing). By providing highly personalized and up to date information, it provides tremendous value to patients and doctors.
Dario Health (NASDAQ: DRIO), developer of Dario.
Dario™, an all in one smart meter combined with a cloud-based mobile diabetes management platform, is the next generation in advanced diabetes self-management.
Natural Shield develops dietary supplements, functional food and botanical drugs that are utilizing an innovative immunotherapy approach. Initial target markets are the sugar drinks and food and the metabolic syndrome market.
MediRisk developed a risk assessment engine that enable a fully automated life and health underwriting decision. The engine is already deployed in the industry and is being used as a springboard for innovative insurance solutions.