20 Most Promising Pharma and Life Sciences Consulting Providers - 2015

The Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences sector is going through a positive metamorphosis due to the confluence of the biological science and information technology. The industry is changing its game plan by dropping old legacy systems and adapting newer technologies. This gradual transformation is characterized by simplified operating environments and access to real-time information through multiple channels. The changing customer demographics and the omniscient internet and mobility are transforming commercial operations; the way customers interact and collaborate. Technology solutions are helping organizations make digital shift seamless and deliver results with a mix of analytics, cross-channel interaction, and customized messaging. This has resulted in pharmaceutical companies exploring for new strategies and innovations.

There is also a gradual shift in the economic flow chart, depicting the ingress of many unique challenges arising from the macro-economic, demographic and industry specific factors. Today, products are losing patents due to shortened pipelines and tight deadline issues. There is an increased pressure on pharmaceutical industry to curtail the cost of R&D, in order to bring products faster into market amidst heightened government regulations. Expectations are also rising, with patients given a higher stake in health management decisions and treatment regimes. Many consulting companies are assisting the Pharmaceutical sector in order to strike the right balance when it comes to treating these constantly aggravating issues. These companies act as the propeller to help their clients approach the right technology markets by making efficient business decisions and cost models, with a healthy dose of enterprise-wide innovations. As the search for efficiency continues, pharma companies are exploring for newer options in terms of technological solutions and consultant services for externalization, collaboration and consumerization to drive the future R&D.

In this edition of CIO Review, we bring to you “20 Most Promising Solution and Consulting providers to Pharma and Life Science 2015”, featuring the best vendors and consultants providing technology and services to the Pharmaceutical and Life Science industry. The companies featured have showcased extensive business process knowledge, in-depth integrated and innovative strategies combined with talent base across locations.

A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs and analysts including the CIO Review editorial board have selected the top companies that are at the forefront of tackling challenges in the Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences market in the U.S.

Company Name

Company Description

Aequor Technologies A global IT Consulting & Solutions company that provides high value-added business solutions to enterprises of all sizes.
Azzur IT Provides compliance services in various facets of system life cycle management.
Blink Consulting A consulting organization that helps customers achieve business goals and optimized results from their technology investments and initiatives.
CiDrep Providing on-premises and cloud-based data management services, and registry-based systems for Life Science Research and Healthcare Providers.
Clarkston Consulting A life sciences and consumer products/retail technology and management consulting firm, focused on delivering brilliant client service to market leaders.
Domain Consulting Provides unsurpassed business-technology solutions – from basic financials, accounting, and CRM to elaborate inventory tracking and industry-specific functionality.
Dream Weaver LLC Offers Supply Chain solutions & services with a key focus on Serialization.
FMT Consultants Provider of integrated business management solutions and information technology services.
Huron Consulting Huron Consulting Group helps clients in diverse industries improve performance, transform the enterprise, reduce costs, leverage technology, process and review large amounts of complex data.
Ibtech An IT consulting and services firm which specializes in delivering real-time technology solutions that are cost effective, innovative and enhance business productivity.
iMEDGlobal A global company serving the biopharmaceutical, medical device, and consumer healthcare industries.
Infosys Lodestone A global management consultancy committed to designing and delivering solutions that enable international companies to thrive in today’s complex business environment.
LabAnswer Enabling companies to strategize, architect, implement, and support scientific data management and laboratory automation projects.
Maetrics A global force supporting a significant number of pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and medical device firms with their critical enterprise compliance.
Paragon Solutions An advisory consulting and systems integration firm that focuses on life sciences solutions for business process optimization, information management and information insight.
Prime Technology A Global Software Engineering firm offering a wide range of consulting and software development services.
Process Stream A business process and technology consulting firm developing enterprise-level solutions.
RevereIT RevereIT LLC offers a wide range of IT services to its clients to conquer the technological edge.
RxS LLC Provides Life Science organizations an end to end solutions for their multi-channel sample management.
Xyntek Provides high-end technical services & solutions that allow customers to maximize the benefits of IT and Automation technologies.