PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — WIRB-Copernicus Group®’s (WCG™) Scientific Companies Division immediately introduced the acquisition of Waife & Associates, Inc. (W&A), which has been offering administration consulting companies for biopharmaceutical scientific analysis purchasers for 26 years. W&A focuses on making scientific growth extra environment friendly and productive by means of enhancements in group, course of and expertise. The corporate has served greater than 200 purchasers worldwide, together with biopharmaceutical analysis sponsors, scientific analysis organizations (CROs), expertise distributors and buyers. Its companies embody scientific operations course of enchancment, data expertise technique and implementation administration, service/product vendor choice and oversight, pharmacovigilance course of enchancment, and digital govt administration. With this acquisition, W&A’s Founder Ronald S. Waife turns into WCG’s Chief Administration Consulting Officer.
“With this acquisition, WCG has taken one other necessary step towards its purpose of offering complete transformational companies to these conducting scientific trials,” stated Donald A. Deieso, PhD, Government Chairman and CEO of WCG. “We have now lengthy acknowledged that analysis websites and sponsors universally want help in bettering the pace and efficacy of their operational processes. We’re excited so as to add W&A’s distinctive experience, perspective and expertise to speed up enchancment in analysis enterprises. We look ahead to increasing the breadth of their market affect and enabling them to attract on WCG’s wealthy knowledgebase of knowledge and assets to tell and improve the operations of those that sponsor and conduct life-saving scientific analysis.”
“Ron Waife has led an excellent worldwide crew for a few years and has been acknowledged by the business for his management in methods, expertise and execution. We’re very excited so as to add him and his crew to WCG,” stated Dr. Deieso.
W&A offers evaluation and implements suggestions to deal with a variety of organizational and expertise questions which accrue all through the scientific growth course of. The corporate’s pragmatic operations focus, mixed with senior area experience, have helped it stand out from its opponents.
W&A primary highlighted the significance of the connection between operational processes and the success of knowledge expertise within the scientific analysis business within the Nineties because it associated to the business’s adoption of digital information seize (EDC) and digital scientific outcomes evaluation (eCOA). W&A has labored in all scientific analysis expertise domains, in addition to on organizational points corresponding to construction, staffing, outsourcing, vendor administration, course of analysis and market positioning for service suppliers.
“We’re vastly happy to affix WCG, which is demonstrating a real dedication to innovation and transformation in drug growth,” stated W&A Founder Ronald S. Waife. “The chances this provides us to develop our contributions, and create new alternatives for brand spanking new options, could be very thrilling to us.”
Like WCG’s earlier acquisitions, W&A will proceed to function independently and retain its headquarters in Needham, MA. WCG will present W&A with entry to capital, experience and company operational help. Monetary particulars about this transaction weren’t disclosed.
About WCG (WIRB-Copernicus Group)
WCG (WIRB-Copernicus Group) is the world’s main supplier of options that measurably enhance the standard and effectivity of scientific analysis. The business’s first scientific companies group (CSO), WCG permits biopharmaceutical firms, CROs, and establishments to speed up the supply of recent therapies and therapies to sufferers, whereas sustaining the very best requirements of human topic protections. For extra data, please go to www.wcgclinical.com or observe us on Twitter @WCGClinical.
About Waife & Associates, Inc.
Waife & Associates (W&A) was established in 1993 to supply the scientific analysis business with administration and operational consulting delivered with senior area experience. Its distinctive concentrate on designing pragmatic, cost-effective options for scientific operations and information administration, and all associated capabilities and software program applied sciences concerned, has benefited greater than 200 firms worldwide. From places of work within the US and Europe, W&A serves analysis sponsors, establishments, and repair suppliers. For extra data, please go to www.waife.com.