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.
- 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
Innovations in Precision Medicine, Cell Therapies, Vaccines, Gene Therapy, 3D Bioprinting and Alzheimer s Treatment
The Life Science, Health & Wellness TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) comprises analytical insights across global innovations in cell therapy, biomanufacturing precision medicine, PCR, solid dose formulations, diagnostics, 3D bioprinting, vaccines, and biologics platforms.
The African continent grapples with a huge burden of communicable diseases, particularly HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria. With African governments facing major health financing challenges, a significant proportion of these disease areas are financed by global aid organizations that are also…
The latest issue of Advanced MedTech TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) profiles a wide variety of innovations from the healthcare industry. The innovations span the breadth of market segments in the MedTech space, from cardiovascular devices, digital health, to neurostimulation and modulation…
Synthetic biology is being supported by a convergence of vanguard technologies. In the era of precision medicine and smart cities, synthetic biology plays a crucial role across multiple sectors and industries. Breakthrough technologies are facilitating the successful implementation of synthetic…
Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis or NASH is a liver disorder that is characterized by the build-up of fat in liver in addition to inflammation and liver cell damage eventually progressing to cirrhosis. Currently lifestyle interventions are suggested for the treatment of NASH with no drugs having been…
Clinical laboratory services represent one of the highest healthcare expenditures in North America, yet the United States and Canada represent different scenarios in the way clinical services are rendered. The market for clinical lab services in Canada was an estimated $10.33 billion in 2017 whereas…
Innovations in Cell, Gene, and Protein Therapies, Regenerative Medicine, Synthetic Biology, Epitranscriptomics, and CRISPR Editing
The Life Science, Health & Wellness TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) details technology innovations across cell and gene therapies, regenerative medicine, synthetic biology, epitranscriptomics, CRISPR editing, biological computing, multiplexed assay and liquid biopsy platforms. It also…
The global pharmaceutical industry is continuously evolving. with the rising need for novel therapies in the ever-changing disease landscape. As a result of rising prevalence of chronic infectious diseases as well as continuously growing number of cancer cases, market needs are shifting from…
The Healthcare industry has witnessed some of the largest mega-mergers in 2018 mergers on the provider as well as the payer ends. While this has the potential to bring a shift in power centers in the ecosystem, each stakeholder has relied heavily on inorganic growth to maintain their stronghold.…
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’s Growth Workshops help clients establish a narrow portfolio of key market opportunities from a larger pool of options. These interactive sessions help clients identify the strongest opportunities in the market and brainstorm strategies for pursuing those opportunities. Growth Workshops run the gamut of market analysis, from opportunity identification to strategy development to planning and implementation. Each workshop’s design is based on the full breadth of client objectives and desired outcomes.
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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