CEO Franz Walt on CNN Money Switzerland


Swiss company taps into U.S. appetite for risk

Quotient, a Swiss company specializing in lab-in-a-chip technology, raised USD 90 million in a Nasdaq-listed share sale this month, bringing its market value to about USD 650 million. Cashing in on growing demand for blood tests as it prepares to go to market, the company “needed to have access to deep pockets of capital,” CEO Franz Walt says.