The life sciences industry is undergoing rapid change, dynamic discoveries and pressures driving business decisions and corporate growth. Business models are being forced to evolve as healthcare continues to shift from a treatment focus to points of wellness, prediction, personalization, and prevention.
Recognizing the interdependence of the payer, provider and pharmaceutical value chains, companies are re-inventing strategies in multitude ways: increased outsourcing, co-development and patient engagement are the new norms.
The Frost & Sullivan Global Life Sciences Program helps you better understand stakeholder dynamics as the healthcare system transitions from acute care into integrated care. Our research and insights help you make informed strategic decisions around how best to navigate this complex market.
We can support needs from syndicated research to projects ranging from proprietary strategic engagements and market research, marketing solutions, and whitepapers, all leveraging the global reach of our firm to propel your business forward.
We believe a structured partnership that provides you transformational insights through online content as well as deeper interaction with our senior analyst team will help ensure greater relevancy of insights provided for your organization.
Meet the Team
Global Vice President
Frost & Sullivan's expertise in Life Sciences research and consulting includes work in the following strategic and operational areas.
Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
Competitive analysis series covering: oncology, diabetes/metabolic diseases, neurology, cardiovascular diseases and infectious diseases.
In Vitro Diagnostics & Research Tools
Market analysis series covering: molecular Dx (incl. companion Dx), POCT, clinical lab services, next generation sequencing and chromatography/research antibodies.
Market insights series covering: regenerative medicine, biosimilars, generics 2.0, CRAMS, digital pathology, downstream bioprocessing and antibody drug conjugates.
Research and Current Insights
- Innovating business models that promise sustainable revenue streams
- Designing integrated data platforms that empower consumers
- Developing strategic partnerships that bring novel products and services to the market
- Establishing industry best practices
- Identifying emerging markets opportunities
Life Sciences Research
This Genetic Technology TOE depicts trends across genetic technologies. The corresponding clinical trial analysis for next-generation cancer immunotherapies is depicted, along with the industry interactions.
The Genetic Technology TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) presents the latest R&D…
Big Data Analytics (BDA) refers to a set of data management tools, applications, and techniques for effective analysis of big datasets so as to derive intelligence on business operations and customer interactions. BDA is capable of processing both structured and unstructured data from various…
The molecular diagnostics (MDx) market in APAC is witnessing rapid growth due to two main factors: the high adoption of MDx tests for infectious diseases applications in emerging countries, and the advent of innovative diagnostic solutions in cancer and NGS based solutions that are gaining pace in…
This Genetic Technology TOE depicts trends across biologic therapeutics. With every therapy that is being discovered, there are subsequent discoveries made on the ideal candidates for these therapies. Unfortunately, due to the genetic and cellular variability present in diseases such as cancer,…
Cancer therapeutics are rapidly evolving with better targets and biologics. The greatest therapeutic current need is present across the indication of cancer. With each individual having a different and more unpredictable form of the disease, the need for personalized medicine is far greater. Hence,…
This Industrial Bioprocessing TOE features trends and innovations in healthcare sector. The TOE edition focusses on various technology innovations based on prebiotic sugar substitutes and provides insights on the funding scenario. Corresponding patents are also provided along with industry…
This Genetic Technology TOE depicts trends across disease detection and genetic testing. Genetic testing has been recommended by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) for individuals with suspected cancer risk. The next generation gene sequencing panels help identify other family members…
Obesity and diabetes are areas of growing concern across both, developed and developing countries. The rising geriatric population is likely to contribute to an increased prevalence of obesity and diabetes across the global landscape. Biomarker research is likely to facilitate the emergence of novel…
This edition of the Inside R&D TOE depicts innovations in healthcare and air conditioning systems. The TOE emphasizes on developments in the fields of rapid HIV diagnosis, rapid skin cancer diagnosis, faster tuberculosis treatment, and bionic pancreas.
Inside R&D TechVision Opportunity…
This Genetic Technology TOE depicts trends across microbiome therapeutic and diagnostic innovations. The corresponding diagnostic segment scenario is depicted, along with the industry interactions.
The Genetic Technology TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) presents the latest R&D developments…
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Frost & Sullivan's Growth Consulting services support our clients who require customized and collaborative solutions to help their companies meet revenue targets, capture market share and expand portfolios. Most projects are focused on addressing highly strategic challenges that require creative research techniques and deep market insights to address our clients’ specific needs. Our projects focus on ten primary areas:
Growth Consulting clients are primarily healthcare technology and service providers such as medical device and diagnostic companies, pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers, and firms in the healthcare information technology and connected health markets. Companies supporting these firms, whether for professional services and logistics or components and software, also regularly turn to us for insight into the multi-billion dollar healthcare vertical. Our broad base of capabilities can be leveraged by any entity seeking to grow in the intersection between healthcare and technology innovation.
Recognizing each project as unique, Frost & Sullivan crafts the optimal approach to addressing our clients’ needs. These tools may include:
Why Partner with Frost & Sullivan?
- Deep subject matter expertise with highly educated consultants focusing entirely on the healthcare technology sector
- More than 45 locations around the world to provide unparalleled global access and insights
- Collaborative teams that formed across industry sectors supporting healthcare technology vertical, e.g. materials, mobility and wireless, power systems, sensors, software, logistics, transportation, food, and others
- Strong reputation and deep network of healthcare technology contacts to support rapid and insightful industry research and networking
- Decades of experience in epidemiological, financial, and competitive forecast modelling, providing quantitative rigor and to all our engagements
- Proven processes and methodologies tested across hundreds of projects with the world’s leading firms
- Creative thought leadership and deep insights into market dynamics to help product development teams and executives create and validate new whitespace opportunities
- Ability to design and facilitate on-site workshops with our clients which use proprietary exercises to evaluate opportunities, develop strategies and reach consensus on next steps
- An established brand known for excellence in the field of healthcare technology innovation that can be leveraged for custom whitepapers, e-broadcasts and other tactical marketing initiatives
- A highly-skilled team of quantitative research professionals capable of designing and executing complex methodologies, including conjoint analysis, MaxDiff, multivariate analysis and others
- Access to a broad network of affiliated service partners and third party data tools to extend our capabilities
|Types of Companies||Examples of Recent Projects|
|Healthcare Providers||Assessing Licensing Potential for an Enterprise Learning System of a Leading Tertiary Healthcare Provider|
|Suppliers/ Service Providers to Industry||Interactive Digital Whitepaper with Embedded Video on the Future of the Global Healthcare Products Supply Chain for a Major Logistics Company|
|Consumer Health||Competitive Profiles on 1,200+ Weight Loss and Skin Care Product Available Worldwide to Support R&D Efforts of a Major Competitor|
|Investors||Buy-Side Valuation Analysis and Financial Modeling for Investment Consideration in an Energy-Based Medical Device Start Up|
|Professional Associations||Annual Customer Survey on U.S. Purchasing Patterns for Laboratory Products Commissioned by a Leading Industry Association|
Frost & Sullivan Healthcare Consulting Team
Director of Consulting, Healthcare Europe
Dr Anna Cirmirakis
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Growth Workshop Consultants help clients funnel and prioritize which opportunities fit best with the company's internal capabilities. During these workshops, attendees gain market knowledge and are trained on evaluation tools and techniques to translate market, competitive, technical, regulatory and economic implications into specific growth opportunities.
Frost & Sullivan’s Growth Workshops use a range of tools and exercises to help clients identify and prioritize key market opportunities, such as:
- Opportunity/Fit Matrix
- Decision Support Scorecard
- Strategy Mapping
- Executive Alignment Surveys
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