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CMO selection

Management of international R&D projects

Sector: Pharmaceutical

Project description: For a Japanese pharmaceutical company which was aiming to manufacture a novel drug internationally, i-deals carried out a project of selecting Contract Manufacturing Organizations (CMOs). Through generation of pipeline of contacts candidates were selected and questionnaires were generated to filter and to select the CMOs according to their capacity in terms of their technology and the facilities, as well as the targeted region/country for the development of such drug. The selection process took 3 different phases, in each narrowing down the candidates. Finally, the candidates best suited for the project were selected. Duration of the project was 1.5 month for each phase of the selection the project was funded privately.