Client Work - Trade Journals

08/29/2016
Phase III trials are the big, expensive ones that come right before a drug is submitted to a regulatory agency for approval. Phase III trials cost about $20 million, so you can see why the fact that about 50% of them fail is a big problem. Sy Pretorius, Chief Scientific Officer of PAREXEL, a...
01/02/2016
Developers must make important decisions about product formulation and process design to move a drug from preclinical through Phase II trials as quickly as possible. Over-engineering a Phase I or Phase II drug that ultimately fails in the clinic wastes resources. But neglecting sound science during...
10/01/2015
Given the long road drugs must travel to get to market, developers have to predict demand, and line up production capacity, years before a new product launches. If they guess too low, they won’t have enough to meet demand (causing reputational damage and the loss of potential revenue). If they...
07/24/2015
Matías Mora Simoes is a Senior Managing Director in the FTI Consulting Forensic and Litigation Consulting practice and is the head of the FTI Consulting Panama and FTI Consulting Mexico offices. We helped him place his article, “What Companies Do Right (and Wrong) Fighting Bribery and Fraud in...
07/08/2015
Eighty-three percent of 150 respondents to an FTI Consulting survey reported suffering significant losses in emerging markets. Based on this research, Arun Shukla, Senior Managing Director in the Corporate Finance practice of FTI Consulting, and Andrew Klemm, a senior consultant in the same...
01/13/2015
Steve Everley is a Senior Director at FTI Consulting, advising clients in a broad range of industries, including coal, refining and LNG exports. Everley published an article in FTI Journal, “Drilling for a Social Media Strategy,” here, about how social media, which can target small groups and...
04/07/2014
Studies have shown that people who have advance end-of-life planning discussions with their physicians spend less time receiving painful, unwanted, expensive, and ultimately futile treatments under the cold, blinking lights of Intensive Care Units. Instead, they get to spend that time with their...
12/18/2013
Governments increasingly are casting banks in the role of the global economy's first line of defense against money laundering and other financial activities that support criminals, terorrists and rogue nations. And regulators are enforcing that view by levying increasingly high fines against banks...
07/09/2013
In July 2013, we helped CapTech Consulting write and place an article about Big Data and Analytics in InformationWeek.    CapTech consultants Todd Homa and Harlan Bennett help clients design and implement Big Data solutions. From their client work they have developed approaches and a point of view...