The top 6 pharmaceutical consulting firms you should consider for 2023


    Thinking of working with a pharmaceutical consulting firm in 2023?

    We've assembled a list of the top 6 you should consider. The right consultant team can slice your time to market, help you embed lasting GxP, and give you the tools you need for a confident journey to commercialization and beyond.

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    1. The top 6 pharma consulting firms in 2023

      1. PDC Pharma Strategy
      2. Dadal Consulting
      3. MWA Consulting
      4. QES Medical
      5. 8:28 Consulting
      6. Kymanox

    2. Take your pharma business to the next step



    The top 6 pharmaceutical consulting firms in 2023



    1. PDC Pharma Strategy


    PDC Pharma Strategy, as the name suggests, specialize in charting a risk-based, end-to-end strategy for drug marketization and beyond.

    Founder and CEO Penelope Przekop has a degree in Quality Systems Engineering, has held leadership roles at Covance, Novartis, Wyeth, and Johnson & Johnson, and has authored two books: Six Sigma For Business Excellence and 5-Star Career: Define & Build Yours Using the Science of Quality Management.

    The PDC team can help you build a sensible, long-term pathway encompassing:

    • Drug development
    • Global regulatory standard compliance
    • GxP
    • Pharmacovigilance and post-approval
    • Supply chain control


    And more.


    Watch Penelope as the guest speaker on a Qualio webinar:

    "Building compliance with an eQMS"


    2. Dadal Consulting


    The Dadal team are quality masters in the pharma, biotech, contract research and clinical trial spaces.

    Their service offering is clustered around 5 key areas:

    • QMS-building
    • Interim QA placements in your business
    • Inspection readiness
    • Clinical project management
    • Internal and external auditing


    RELATED READING: 7 signs you need pharmaceutical QA consulting


    3. MWA Consulting


    MWA are established life science consulting experts, with team members in the US, Canada, India, South America and Europe.

    Their central mission is to help clients embed GxP with targeted, expert support in key areas like:

    • Data integrity
    • Auditing
    • Clinical trial protocol and IB review
    • Good Clinical Practice, Good Laboratory Practice and Good Manufacturing Practice
    • Analytics and assurance
    • Microbiology
    • Manufacturing oversight


    And more.


    4. QES Medical


    The QES Medical team primarily works with medical device organizations, but their pharmaceutical client base is testament to their wide-ranging knowledge and experience.

    The QES team specialize in risk management and QMS construction, including compliance with FDA 21 CFR Part 210/211, audit readiness and adoption of electronic quality management tools.


    RELATED READING: Finding the best pharmaceutical regulatory consulting services for your organization


    5. 8:28 Consulting


    Florida-based 8:28 Consulting serves a broad sweep of customers in the pharmaceutical, medical device, aerospace, aviation, defense and cosmetic sectors.

    Get in touch with them for expert support in pharmaceutical:

    • Leadership development
    • Organizational development
    • QMS construction and evolution
    • Supply chain auditing and continuous improvement
    • Manufacturing processes



    6. Kymanox


    Kymanox are medicinal specialists.

    From clinical development to quality and compliance, from qualification and validation to strategy execution, the Kymanox team can support your drug through its entire lifecycle.

    Kymanox work with pharmaceutical, biologic and combination product clients in a comprehensive 'bench to patient' approach with strong project management at the core.


    Take your pharma business to the next step


    The right pharmaceutical consulting firm will help your organization strengthen its eQMS and drive a confident roadmap for long-term success.

    But in the 21st century, any serious look at your quality system needs to be twinned with sensible adoption of modern digital quality tools. 

    Contact Qualio to learn more about our pharmaceutical quality management software.