CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 2, 2017--
Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced it acquired substantially all of
the assets of Quorum Consulting, Inc., a San Francisco-based consulting
firm that provides commercial readiness, reimbursement strategy, and
market access services to medical technology,
pharmaceutical/biotechnology, and laboratory diagnostics clients.
The addition of the experienced Quorum professionals, as well as the
firm’s methodologies, expands Navigant’s capabilities in the life
sciences industry. Quorum helps develop clinical evidence and outcomes
data to support payer coverage policies and product adoption. Quorum’s
services to clients include strategic product planning, reimbursement
policy and government affairs, health economics and outcomes research,
and market access programs.
“In today’s life sciences industry, it is critical that companies
understand the conditions necessary to optimize access. Quorum has
created a proven methodology to help clients achieve greater market
access for their innovations,” said Eduardo Schur, managing director and
global life sciences practice leader, Navigant. “Quorum has been highly
successful and we are excited by the opportunity to develop and expand
their capabilities and service offerings into other areas of our life
sciences and healthcare practices.”
The Quorum team, including founder and CEO Kuo Bianchini Tong, will join
the life sciences practice within Navigant’s Healthcare segment.
“Data-driven decision-making and strategic planning pertaining to
reimbursement, health economics and outcomes research, and market access
is vital to the success of life sciences companies,” Tong said. “The
addition of Quorum’s offerings to Navigant’s deep industry expertise
will help enable our clients to capitalize on their market opportunity.”
Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global
professional services firm that helps clients take control of their
future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge,
substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help
clients build, manage, and/or protect their business interests. With a
focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and
significant regulatory or legal pressures, the firm primarily serves
clients in the healthcare, energy, and financial services industries.
Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and
technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp
insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More
information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.
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Source: Navigant Consulting, Inc.
Navigant Investor Relations