fme Announces fme Life Sciences, a Global Business Unit Focused on Solutions for the Life Sciences Market

DANBURY, CT, March 12, 2020 – fme has announced the creation of a global business unit focused on providing technology services and solutions to its Life Sciences industry clients. The new business unit is a consolidation of the existing business operations in Europe and the United States.


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The new fme Life Sciences business unit already holds a leading position as a provider of business and technology services supporting the deployment of Content Services and ECM solutions. Acting as a trusted advisor and systems integration specialist to its clients across the Clinical, Regulatory and Quality and Manufacturing domains in Europe and North America, the business unit is now positioned for further growth.

Dirk Bode, CEO, fme AG commented «Combining our teams in Europe and the US will allow us to further increase the scope and quality of the solutions we provide to our Life Sciences clients. Our clients, partners and employees will all benefit from a more holistic approach to client engagements and solution development.»

The global business unit will be led by Nigel Whitehead in the role of Chief Operating Officer.

About fme

Digitalization enables new ways of dealing with existing businesses and creates totally new
business models. We believe in the opportunities of digital transformation and love to help our clients worldwide maintain and create competitive businesses. Our devoted consultants optimize or challenge our clients’ business models through existing and new technologies and advise them on the necessary cultural change in their company. Cloud, Business Intelligence, Social Business Collaboration and Enterprise Content Management technologies, in combination with custom software development and the ability to operate our clients’ systems 24×7, help us to add value to our clients’ transformation process.

The industry focus lies on solutions for life sciences and industrial manufacturing. We design and implement proven best practice solutions leading to improved quality and compliance, enhanced competitiveness and secured future business. To this effect, we provide vendor independent consulting services. Our teams in Germany, the United States and Romania are experienced in managing global projects and also grant access to our cost-effective near-shore resources where advisable.