ALTEN Calsoft Labs Acquires a Niche CRO Services Company PVR Technologies to Strengthen its Healthcare and Life Sciences Business

Mar 29, 2016, 09:00 ET from ALTEN Calsoft Labs

SANTA CLARA, California and BANGALORE, March 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

- Acquisition Brings Key Expertise in the Area of Clinical Research by Adding More Than 200 Clinical Research Consultants, Biostatisticians, SAS and R Programmers in US

- Expand Capabilities in High-Growth Area of Clinical Data Management, Analysis and Reporting

ALTEN Calsoft Labs, a global leader in enterprise IT and product engineering, today announced that it has acquired US based CRO services company PVR Technologies and its subsidiaries.

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ALTEN Calsoft Labs, a subsidiary of ALTEN Group, works with leading healthcare and life science companies in their strategic product engineering, IT and digital initiatives.    

PVR Technologies, founded in 2006, renders services to Fortune 500 clients particularly in the areas of biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device and clinical research. The core strength of the company is in the domain of biostatistics, SAS and R Programming and data management for pharmaceutical, biotech and CRO in USA.

"Inorganic growth is a part of our strategy and this acquisition strengthens our healthcare story in US. PVR Technologies is an ideal fit for ALTEN Calsoft Labs with the vision of creating our expertise in the area of statistics, Business Intelligence, Analysis and Reporting," says Gerald Attia, Deputy CEO, ALTEN Group.

"By acquiring one of the pioneer CRO services company like PVR Technologies, we are poised to grow our Healthcare & Life Sciences business faster," adds Ramandeep Singh, CEO, ALTEN Calsoft Labs. "We welcome over 200 statistical minds that will enable us to achieve a stronger presence in the US region and will accelerate our drive in the healthcare and life sciences markets."

"We have reached a stage where we feel that there is an opportunity to offer our customers wide range of healthcare service offerings. We are confident that under the leadership of ALTEN Calsoft Labs, our customers will get benefited by their broader capabilities, including next generation digital technologies," explains Venkat Panchumarthi, CEO, PVR Technologies.

Some of the works of PVR Technologies:

  • Supported FDA submissions for major pharmaceutical and biotech companies in USA
  • Developed macro based tools for leading CROs in USA
  • Developed CDISC compliant systems for leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies in USA
  • Experienced in strategic development, management and analysis of data that supports clinical development in areas like oncology, cardiovascular, dermatology, infectious disease, neurology, pharmacology, Alzheimer's, immunology, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, hematology and vaccination.

About ALTEN Group:  

The ALTEN Group is a leading European Technology Consulting and Engineering (TCE) firm with over 20,400 employees in more than 20 countries. Headquartered in Paris, France, with operations throughout Europe, North America, India, China and the MENA region, the ALTEN Group works with clients in the aerospace, defense, transportation, energy, life sciences, financial services, telecom and IT sectors.

To know more about ALTEN Group please visit: http://www.alten.com.

About ALTEN Calsoft Labs:  

ALTEN Calsoft Labs is a global leader in digital transformation, technology consulting and engineering Services. We offer Consulting, Enterprise IT and Product Engineering Services , in sectors like education, healthcare, networking and telecom, high-tech, ISV and retail. We enable enterprises to Innovate, Integrate and Transform their business by leveraging disruptive technologies like cloud, mobility, analytics and Software-defined Networking (SDN).

To know more about ALTEN Calsoft Labs, visit: http://www.altencalsoftlabs.com/.

About PVR Technologies: 

PVR Technologies is a new generation company that aims to deliver innovative and cost-effective solutions for diverse industries like Life Sciences and Healthcare by leveraging latest technologies like SAS Programming, Biostatistics, Database programming and CDSIC conversion services. PVR Technologies specializes in strategic development, management and analysis of data that supports Clinical Development - from Phase I-IV clinical studies for Major life science companies.

To know more about PVR Technologies, visit: http://www.pvrtech.com

Media Contacts:
Amit Gupta
Amitkumar.g@calsoftlabs.com
+91-9632767347
Associate Director, ALTEN Calsoft Labs


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