Biopharma Group is celebrating 30 years of expertise in the fields of freeze drying and processing technologies.
Established in 1989 as Biopharma Process Systems Ltd., the company initially focused on supplying freeze drying equipment to the pharmaceutical & biotechnology industries. Biopharma Technology Ltd. was formed in 1997 to offer a freeze drying R&D consultancy and lab services, with Dr. Kevin Ward joining the team in 2000 to expand the in-house expertise, services and training courses.
Since its inception, the Group has taken a customer focused approach to project solutions; adapting to meet their needs including the addition of products and services such as in-house technical servicing engineers, developing analytical instruments, training courses and collaborating on research projects with organisations such as Marie Curie ITN SNAL. Now in its thirtieth year, Biopharma Group has also provides processing technology too, with an expanded equipment portfolio including ranges from SP Scientific, Genevac, Avestin, PennTech, Cuddon Freeze Dry, Sepiatec, Kinematics & Controls Corp. and Faster Air s.r.l.
Charis Hickey, Group Marketing Manager, said: “Biopharma Group has been successful at evolving and developing in order to meet our clients needs, especially in the past 5-7 years, which have seen Biopharma Group grow its product portfolio, establish dedicated divisions in France, the USA and Ireland as well as joining forces with our sister company, Crowthorne Group – taking the team from 30 up to 85. Moving forward, our focus will remain on offering products and services that best match project requirements to make them a success, and being available to offer support thereafter.”
The Biopharma Group team consists of experienced scientists and dedicated product specialists to offer scalable product, R&D consultancy, lab services, analytical instruments and lyophilisation training course solutions and packages that are versatile for any size organisation.