About Us


DeciBio is a market research and strategy consulting firm focused on the global research tools, clinical diagnostics, and medical device industries

While traditional market research and strategy consulting firms shy away from industries of a highly technical nature, we thrive in markets requiring the unique combination of deep scientific understanding and business insights.


Why DeciBio?  


Daniel McChesney

MD, Partner 

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David Cavanaugh

MBA, Partner  

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Stephane Budel

Ph.D, Partner  

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We live and breathe the life science research tools, clinical diagnostics and medical devices markets

We have dedicated our lives to the life science industry; drawn to these fast changing, technically challenging and highly impactful markets because of the great opportunities and complexities that lie in each area. We truly believe that products and services in these markets will fundamentally transform the future of medicine.

  • We blog real-time on key market news and developments
  • We write in-depth 200+ page market reports forecasting future markets developments
  • We know how companies need to position themselves to win in this space
  • We have our work and our opinions cited in industry leading publications
  • We are the trusted advisor to leading companies in these markets; helping to solve their most challenging business issues

Driven Teams

Our partners are involved in all aspects of our market research and tailored consulting projects.

We problem solve as a team by bringing together unique perspectives and expertise in very complimentary areas – clinical medicine, academic and industry research, regulation, reimbursement and technology.

Unlike other consulting and market research firms, where partners may spend just an hour or two on your project, delegating the bulk of the research and problem solving to associates fresh out of college, we have at least two dedicated partners on all of our projects.

As a team, our partners conduct insightful interviews, think through modeling methodology, and synthesize our key findings into implications for your success.


Trusted By Industry Leaders

How do you measure when a market research and consulting company has really mastered the market? We measure our market mastery based on the fact that industry leaders and insiders come to us for clarity on their markets today and to gain our insights into the future.

We have completed tailored consulting projects for the leaders of all of our markets and are regularly invited to exclusive sessions with executives in the industry, who pick our brains on how the market will evolve.

Global Reach

Despite our boutique status, we command a comprehensive global reach through a network of trusted in-country experts around the world. Each of our global affiliates has earned our trust by delivering top quality work on numerous engagements.

We understand that your business is global like ours. As such, you also need a global partner that can bring a local, on-the-ground perspective to capture the intricacies by which individual markets operate across, and sometimes even within, the world’s economies.



Established in 2009, DeciBio’s founding partners recognized that existing market intelligence products in the life sciences industries were lacking in depth and insight. At that time, available reports were either highly technical with limited grasp of the space, or too high-level with limited understanding of how technical variables impact the market. 

Seizing this opportunity, DeciBio began publishing market reports that provided significant market insights while maintaining the level of technical detail required for these markets. As a result, industry leaders reached out to DeciBio to perform tailored research and consulting engagements.

Today, DeciBio’s team of experienced life science consultants continue to provide first-in-class market reports, proprietary market datasets, and strategic consulting services to emerging and leading life science companies.