FrontWell Solutions strengthens its Life Sciences Manufacturing-IT Capabilities with Acquisition of PharmSupport

Press Release - Dec 2023
November 30, 2023 by
FrontWell Solutions GmbH, Julia Tantzky

Bad Vilbel – FrontWell Solutions has successfully acquired PharmSupport MES BV, a Division of Pharmsupport BV, a Netherlands-based consultancy in pharma and life sciences.  

This strategic milestone represents a noteworthy achievement for FrontWell, blending its expansive pharmaceutical Manufacturing-IT Services Portfolio with PharmSupport's proficiency in MES projects and digital transformation. This collaboration equips FrontWell to effectively address the ever-evolving demands of the pharmaceutical Manufacturing-IT sector, especially in the Benelux region, leveraging the specialized skills of Dutch-speaking consultants. 

Key Highlights of the Acquisition:

  1. Enhanced Consultancy Expertise: 
    The integration of PharmSupport's highly experienced consultants into the FrontWell Solutions team will provide clients with strong expertise in MES project management, recipe/MBR design, IT/OT convergence, training, and validation capabailities. 
  2. Expanded Service Portfolio: 
    The acquisition deepens FrontWell Solutions' services portfolio, enabling the company to provide factory-model based (e.g. MBR factory) solutions in pharma.  
  3. Increased Geographical Footprint: 
    With a strengthened presence in the BENELUX region, FrontWell Solutions is strategically positioning itself to better serve clients in this key market. The expanded geographical footprint will foster closer collaboration with local stakeholders, creating new opportunities for growth and partnerships. 
  4. Focus on MES in pharma: 
    FrontWell Solutions is ready to solidify its position as a leader in MES implementations within the pharmaceutical industry thanks to the combined expertise of FrontWell Solutions and PharmSupport. 

Ardavan Heidari, FrontWell Solutions’ CEO, commented, "We are thrilled to welcome PharmSupport MES team, a pool of great talent, into the MES Excellence team. This acquisition aligns with our strategic vision to enhance our capabilities, expand our service offerings, and increase our presence in key markets.  With this addition, we are deepening our commitment to deliver innovation and value to our clients and achieve excellence in the manufacturing IT services.

Jan van Oooij, PharmSupports Managing Director, commented, “We are very glad to have reached this milestone and convinced that the PharmSupport MES team has found a good home”. 


About FrontWell Solutions: 
FrontWell Solutions is a consulting firm and system integrator for MES, MOM, LIMS & Manufacturing/Laboratory Analytics. We are proudly delivering manufacturing digitalization services to 10 out of the top 20 pharma, biotechnology & medical devices companies. Our headquarter is based in the greater Frankfurt am Main area, Germany. FrontWell has a global presence with offices in Bad Vilbel & Berlin (Germany), Ljubljana (Slovenia), Tunis (Tunisia) and Boston (USA) and employees across 12 countries. We employ more than 110 Manufacturing-IT experts to help our customers transform their manufacturing & laboratory (QC) operations with technology. 

 About PharmSupport: 
PharmSupport provides expertise in the field of quality & compliance to the pharmaceutical industry and other organizations with comparable quality requirements to GMP. Whether it is concerning a new implementation, a migration project or about an expansion project, PharmSupport has the team, experience and recourses to successfully execute Quality projects, no matter how complex. PharmSupport is based in Oss, Netherlands. 

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FrontWell Solutions GmbH, Julia Tantzky November 30, 2023
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