Life Sciences

Building Lasting Value™ for the Life Sciences Industry

Biotechnology, medical device, and pharmaceutical companies operate in a global business environment that’s highly innovative but also highly regulated. The Crowe Horwath LLP life sciences services group brings together a team of highly skilled professionals equipped to deal with these unique challenges.

Our life sciences specialists deliver reliable accounting, consulting, and technology services using a customer-focused approach with a global perspective.

How We Can Help

Our risk specialists can provide the tools, techniques, and guidance to help your organization identify governance, risk, and compliance challenges. Among the many risks we help clients address are:

  • Ethics and compliance
    Given the complexity of regulations around the world, companies are likely to incur ethics- and compliance-related risks, especially when operating across multiple jurisdictions.
Life Sciences Value Chain

Life Sciences Value Chain

  • Cybersecurity and privacy
    Life sciences companies are highly dependent on advanced IT infrastructures and systems. Even the most sophisticated IT environments are at risk of intrusion and cybercrime, which may result in a loss of intellectual property and significant business disruption.
  • Third-party risk
    As organizations focus on high-reward innovation and speed to market, they create complex value chains dependent on ethical and reliable performance of third-party suppliers.

Crowe tax professionals have deep industry experience and may be able to help your organization maximize its tax advantages.

  • Multiple jurisdictions
    Reduce tax exposure in multiple locales, preventing costly fines and penalties through improved processes.

  • R&D tax credits
    Improve your bottom line by identifying expenses that can qualify for R&D tax credits.

Our audit teams have deep industry specialization to keep your company up-to-date with emerging trends that can affect your business.

  • We can shed light on complex financial reporting requirements and areas of potential risk.
  • Our professionals use an industry-focused, technology-enabled methodology to deliver quality, independent audit reports.
  • Our team plans and performs audit work with diligent inquiry and critical evaluation of audit evidence, recognizing our obligation to observe the high standards of fieldwork and reporting. This distinct combination of a continuing commitment, systematic approach, and use of the latest technology differentiates Crowe in the marketplace.

Gain deep industry insights from a team of specialized individuals who have worked with the world’s leading public and privately held companies in life sciences and related healthcare industries.

  • Anti-bribery and anti-corruption (ABAC) forensic technology and investigation expertise
    Complex financial investigations often require specialists who can extract intricate electronically stored information (ESI), weave it into a cohesive whole and, if necessary, articulate their findings to a trier of fact. The Crowe forensic technology specialists are a team of seasoned forensic investigators who are equipped with the knowledge and tools to unearth evidence and pursue investigative options.
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Mindy R. Herman
Principal, Life Sciences Services Leader
Jonathan Burnett
Leader, Global Risk Consulting