BioPharm Systems, a global IT consulting and managed services provider in the life sciences industry, has been acquired by Perficient, a global IT consulting firm in many vertical markets. The acquisition of BioPharm Systems is Perficient's first in the life sciences space. According to a press release, the acquisition gives Perficient its vertical expertise in life sciences, specially in clinical trial management, clinical data management and safety and pharmacovigilance solutions; strengthens the company's Oracle-based partnerships and capabilities and adds life sciences clients including Bayer, CR Bard, Halozyme Therapeutics, Ikaria, Johnson & Johnson, Medtronic, Pfizer, St. Jude Medical, Stryker, and Sunovion. BioPharm Systems President and CEO Alex Sefanov joins the company in a key leadership role, as do 50 other professionals from the company.
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