Barco’s Strategic Partnership with Caresyntax

O’Melveny represented Barco, a pioneer in digital operating room solutions, in a strategic collaboration with caresyntax®, a leader in software solutions for surgical automation, analytics, and AI. As part of the deal, Barco has acquired a minority stake in caresyntax by participating in the company’s recent round of growth equity financing.

The maker of the market-leading Nexxis integrated digital operating room (OR) hardware platform, Belgium-based Barco offers a way to stream uncompressed, high-resolution video, and audio in and between integrated ORs. In addition to healthcare, Barco focuses on technology solutions for the enterprise and entertainment sectors.

Based in Germany, caresyntax uses proprietary, best-in-class workflow automation and data warehousing platforms to design software applications that support surgical vendors, healthcare improvement companies, and caregivers in identifying and managing risk, automating workflows, enhancing knowledge sharing, and reducing surgical variability.

The O’Melveny team was led by partner David Smith (Picture) and counsel Martin Mayo.

Involved fees earner: Martin Mayo – O’Melveny & Myers LLP; David Smith – O’Melveny & Myers LLP;

Law Firms: O’Melveny & Myers LLP;

Clients: Barco, Inc.;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti