Pharmatching plays the match maker for the pharmaceutical industry with a web based platform to find the right partners worldwide. The aim of Pharmatching.com is to provide support for the sourcing and outsourcing processes of the Life Science industry and thus to facilitate the search for suitable contractors for specific services. It is difficult to search for players in pharmaceutical industry based on what a business or person is looking for. It is a complex and time consuming task to search and look for the right services or service providers even if you resort to the best search engines out there today. Come on, it is not like searching for your nearest florist.
The model of Pharmatching.com is based on the longstanding experience of its founder Dr. Gabriele Dallmann in facilitating drug development as Regulator at the German Health Authority and later as strategic consultant to the Pharmaceutical Industry.
The potential for Pharmatching.com can be sensed just by the sheer size and magnitude of the pharmaceutical industry. If present industry overview is taken into consideration then the global pharmaceutical market in 2010 is projected to grow 4 – 6% exceeding $825 billion. The global pharmaceutical market sales is expected to grow at a 4 – 7% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) through 2013. This industry growth is driven by stronger near-term growth in the US market and is based on the global macroeconomy, the changing combination of innovative and mature products apart from the rising influence of healthcare access and funding on market demand. Global pharmaceutical market value is expected to expand to $975+ billion by 2013. Different regions of the world will influence the pharmaceutical industry trends in different ways.
Pharmatching.com caters to projects where a special service is required or to offer capacities which are currently available. It could be useful for services in all categories and stages of drug development including contract manufacturing, contract research, laboratory investigations, contractual testing, non-clinical and clinical research, active pharmaceutical ingredients, consulting, marketing, registration, in- and out licensing etc. As a Service Buyer one can post your specific requests for service anonymously, and service providers who deliver that service or technology can contact them via Pharmatching.com website. Apart from this a service provider can also search for suitable offers, active pharmaceutical ingredients or Intermediates. Pharmatching intends to monetize the service through an user fee model.
Dr. Gabriele Dallmann and Henriette Frädrich are the CEOs and founders of Pharmatching.com. Dr. Dallmann has 25 years of experience in facilitating drug development. She has been the Director and Professor and Head of Section Monoclonal and Polyclonal Antibodies at the Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Federal Institute for Vaccines and Biomedicines until 2005. Since then she has been working as a strategic consultant to the pharmaceutical industry, as Principal Consultant at Parexel Drug Development Consulting and later as Director Biopharmaceuticals of NDA Advisory Board, NDA Regulatory Sciences Ltd.Dr. Gabriele Dallmann is a biologist with a Ph.D. in immunology from Berlin University.
Henriette Frädrich developed structure, functionality and usability of the platform. She is responsible for marketing, communication, design, usability, technical operation and technical development. She has a Masters degree in Media Management and finished her studies with a thesis on business IT-security. Henriette Frädrich has been working for several years as journalist for various TV production companies and for Germany´s number one private TV-network RTL.