COGNIZANT has been named one of the top providers of digital services for life sciences organisations in a new PEAK Matrix report by consulting and research firm Everest Group.
This is the first time Everest Group has assessed companies specialising in Life Sciences Digital Services across North America, comparing the capabilities of 23 service providers. Cognizant was highlighted in the report for having the largest market share and achieving top marks for its industry vision and capabilities.
“The North American life sciences industry is at an inflection point as it adopts digital technologies to make a conscious push towards precision medicine and other strategic bets,” said Abhishek Singh, practice director, Everest Group. “Cognizant has capitalised on its life sciences pedigree to pursue partnerships and build capabilities that enable the digital journeys on which enterprises are embarking.”
“Life sciences companies are fundamentally re-imagining their business models across the value chain to continue to advance science and improve patient lives,” said Bhaskar Sambasivan, senior vice president and global market leader for Cognizant’s Life Sciences business. “Our work with all of the leading life sciences companies highlights the dramatic digital shift taking place in the industry and we are appreciative of this recognition from Everest Group.
“Cognizant is at the forefront of helping bio-pharmaceutical and med-tech companies transform their businesses through end-to-end digital solutions that combine consulting, process operations and technology services. Our investments in products and common industry solutions such as Shared Investigator Platform, Smart Trials, and Medvantage are helping our clients accelerate this transformation more effectively and better compete in a complex and changing business environment.”