Joint Venture with OSTHUS Services strengthens data and information technology strategy, data governance and advanced analytics portfolio
Frankfurt, Germany – 12th August 2021: PharmaLex Group, a leading provider of specialized services for the pharma, biotech and medtech industries worldwide, has completed the transaction with OSTHUS Services.
Founded in 1996 by Dr. Torsten Osthus, OSTHUS provides vendor-agnostic consulting and system integration services for R&D organizations in the life-sciences industry. With offices in Aachen, Germany and Melbourne, Florida, USA, OSTHUS Services’ team of experts leverage their expertise in data and information technology strategy, data governance, advanced analytics and laboratory informatics to transform data into digital assets that drive informed decision-making, expand knowledge, reduce costs and accelerate time-to-market. OSTHUS uses state-of-the art technologies to create or transform new business processes and customer experiences to meet changing commercial and market requirements.
“Looking from the start of the company to now, OSTHUS made major steps to become a trusted scientific advisor and solution provider for Life Sciences R&D organizations. PharmaLex is the right fit for OSTHUS to leverage synergies and to support customers at a global scale”, Torsten Osthus said.
Andreas Mohr, a member of the company’s founding team, will continue to lead and manage OSTHUS Services. Torsten Osthus will support PharmaLex and OSTHUS in an advisory role.
“OSTHUS creates value through an integrated business, data, and IT strategy. The alliance with PharmaLex allows us to expand our business to provide vendor-agnostic consulting and solutions for our growing Life Sciences customer base,” Andreas noted. “We look forward to leveraging PharmaLex’s reputation as a leading provider in the industry to remove innovation barriers and to promote a data and technology-centric business culture.”
“The collaboration with OSTHUS will serve to strengthen our Technology Enabled Smart Services, the ’Global Statistics and Data Science’ (GSDS) unit, as well as our computerized system validation and data governance services, while benefiting our information technology group as we build our own data warehouse,” said PharmaLex CEO Dr. Thomas Dobmeyer. “Together with OSTHUS we now have the manpower and expertise to deliver the growing client demand of building customized information technology solutions. Our technology-enabled solutions deliver a step change in the efficiency, speed, quality, and responsiveness of business processes and support faster and more informed decision making” he added.
About PharmaLex <Confidence beyond compliance>:
PharmaLex is a leading provider of specialized services for the pharma, biotech and medtech industries. We guide you from early strategic planning activities and non-clinical requirements through clinical development, regulatory submission processes and post-approval / maintenance post-launch activities. Our experts use technology-enabled solutions to support you through the entire product lifecycle. We deliver exceptional results — going above and beyond the standard to deliver tailor-made solutions worldwide.
The PharmaLex Group now has over 1,500 employees, with 44 offices in 25 countries and more than 1,000 satisfied clients worldwide.
About OSTHUS Services
OSTHUS Services is a leading advisor and system integrator in research and development information technology. As trusted scientific advisors, OSTHUS Services combines business know how with information technology expertise and integration architecture best practices to enable digital transformation in life sciences research and development.