Pharma Industry Awards 2017


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The Pharma Industry Awards recognise and celebrate the most original and innovative individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence in the Irish Pharma Industry.

There are sponsorship packages now available at a level that suits your business objectives.

Sponsoring a category will not only position you as a leading company within today's challenging market place but will provide you with an opportunity to give something back to a client base that is essential to your ongoing business success.

The Pharma Industry Awards would not be possible without the valued support of our sponsors and supporters.

Title Sponsor

Kuehne & Nagel

Kuehne + NagelKuehne + Nagel Ireland are a leading global logistics provider of innovative and fully integrated supply chain solutions. Since 1890, Kuehne + Nagel operate warehousing and distribution services on behalf of the pharmaceutical industry and today are the leading provider of this service for the Pharma + Healthcare industry in Ireland with 23 or the top 25 pharma companies in Ireland as their clients.

With a clear focus on innovation and great customer service, Kuehne + Nagel have more people on the ground than any other logistics company in Ireland - they offer local knowledge with global expertise.



CamidaSince its establishment in 1988 Camida have always been motivated and driven by customer needs and have continued to be a highly responsive, flexible company who bring a comprehensive array of sourcing and supply options to customers.

Operating in three sectors, Life Sciences, Industrial and Food, Camida source, manage and deliver their customer’s needs. Customers are encouraged to tap into their global network and discover how over 25 years' experience in sourcing specialised chemicals has made Camida one of the most customer-focused and flexible companies in the industry.

Camida’s Roles: Meeting the high quality procurement needs of its customers; Representing its Principals; Vendor reduction programmes, which are flexible and customised to meet the customer’s needs.


AccreateThe Life Science Practice in Accreate has worked extensively in identifying top executives within the Financial, Legal, Commercial and Technical departments of large multinational and SME pharmaceutical companies globally. Whether working with large, established pharmaceutical organisations or niche biotechnology companies, their detail-oriented and highly process driven approach gives peace of mind to those they work with.

With an unparalleled completion percentage of over 93% and part of a group with 20 offices in 10 countries, their global reach and track record provides the global pharmaceutical and Biotechnology sectors with an effective, efficient solution.


Watson-Marlow Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) is the world leader in niche peristaltic pumps and associated fluid path technologies dedicated to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, research and diagnostics sectors. We are now supporting our customers direct in Ireland from our new Cork facility, providing sales order management, customer technical support, full wet-room product training and cGMP warehousing capability.

In conjunction with our proud sponsorship of the Innovation of the Year category at the 2017 Pharma Industry Awards, we are delighted to launch in Ireland the new Quantum peristaltic bioprocessing pump with its patented ReNu SU Technology® cartridge. As winner of the Best Technological Innovation category at Interphex 2017 for the Quantum bioprocessing pump, Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group fully appreciates the significant work and dedication required to bring new innovation to the sector. 

Micro-Bio Ireland

Micro-Bio IrelandMicro-Bio manufactures High Purity Sodium Hydroxide, Hydrochloric Acid, Sodium Hypochlorite and Brine Solutions at its electrolysis plant in Fermoy, Co. Cork. These products comply with multi-compendial standards (USP/EP/JP) and are suitable for use in CIP, Buffers, and Excipients in the Biotech/Biopharma sector. The Quality Systems employed by the company include ISO 9001: 2008 with GMP controls. It has the capability and flexibility to adjust specifications to meet customer requirements.

Being the sole manufacturer here on the Island of Ireland, Micro-Bio offers customers the highest level of traceability and Security and Continuity of Supply. The Supply Chain could not be simpler between Manufacturer and End User.


DawsonrentalsDawsonrentals | temperature control solutions are the pharmaceutical industries number one choice for temperature controlled storage. They provide precise temperature control, in a stable environment that maintains product integrity. They set the industry standard, going above and beyond the MHRA and FDA regulations, with all units being PIR (fire resistant). There bespoke solutions mean that all of their projects are designed with the customer in mind, overcoming issues such as site constraints. Our market leading temperature control solutions reduce double handling, and improve product flow, saving you labour, money and time. All commissions are supported by a strong project management team on all scales of work.

Indaver Ireland

Indaver Indaver, a leading European waste management company, was established in Ireland in 1977. Focussing on sustainable solutions for waste, Indaver is responsible for building and operating Ireland’s first municipal waste-to-energy facility in Co. Meath. This facility generates 18MW electricity from the waste which is enough to power the equivalent of 22,000 households.

The Indaver Group with its head office in Belgium employs over 1,600 employees with more than 170 employed in Ireland. Managing over 5 millions of waste in 2013 across a range of activities from waste prevention, recycling, composting and, most significantly, waste-to-energy, the Indaver Group is leading the field in sustainable waste management both here in Ireland, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, UK, Italy and Portugal. For further information, please visit


GS1 IrelandGS1 is an international, neutral, not-for-profit organisation with operations in more than 110 countries around the world, including Ireland. The GS1 System is the most widely-used system of supply chain standards, serving more than 2 million companies worldwide.

For 40 years, GS1 has been bringing industries together to revolutionise the way they do business. In 1973, industry leaders came together to select a single standard for product identification – the barcode. What started as a way to speed grocery store checkout has become the global language of business for traceability of product and information from manufacturer to the consumer or patient. Please see or phone 01-2080660 for more information.


ArdmacArdmac is an international construction company specialising in the construction of high value technical environments for global brands. Ardmac is a proven leader in cleanroom construction, having delivered for the world’s premier pharmaceutical and medical device companies for over 35 years. Ardmac has extensive experience with large internal architectural enclosures providing best-in-class modular solutions and also with turnkey design & build - from inception to completion.


3MAt 3M, we are advancing the global biopharmaceutical industry by helping to build better and more efficient manufacturing processes. Our Biopharmaceutical Purification Business Unit and Personal Safety Division provide cutting edge technologies to address manufacturing and personnel safety needs of the global biopharmaceutical industry.

3M offer a wide variety of life science process technologies, from bioprocess, to bioanalytical, to pharmaceuticals. Our products are constantly innovating, and we here at 3M are always here to help you find the right solution.


Lennox Laboratory Supplies Lennox is an Irish company that specialises in supplying Scientific, Industrial and Laboratory goods into a market that demands consistently high standards of quality and reliability, as well as the ability to be agile in the face of changing requirements.

Our vision is to be consistently regarded as a best in class supply partner, in relationships developed through trust, reliance and collaboration.

Our key focus is to work in partnership with our customers to understand their current and emerging needs and to provide solutions that facilitate optimum efficiency and innovation in their business.

Guaranteed Irish

Guaranteed IrishGuaranteed Irish is a not-for-profit business membership organisation championing homegrown and international businesses who have chosen to invest in Ireland.

GI works across all business sectors including pharmaceuticals, construction, retail, tourism, technology, professional services and food. Over four decades, the Guaranteed Irish symbol has become one of the most recognised brands in the country.

Our members create sustainable jobs in Ireland, contribute to local communities and are proud of their Irish provenance.

As a marketing and CSR tool, GI facilitates its members in leveraging their relationships with Ireland to drive sales and develop new business opportunities.

We believe we are 'All Together Better'.


McGee Pharma International

McGee Pharma InternationalMcGee Pharma International (MPI) is a solution oriented quality compliance and technical specialist consultancy delivering expert EU and US GxP quality, compliance, technical, product development and manufacturing advice and support to pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical organisations across the globe. This unique service offering enables our clients to improve pipeline innovation and to optimise compliance across their drug product lifecycle operations thus supporting a holistic approach to their regulatory requirements. Our clients range from small and medium sized organisations to the global top ten.

Our vision: To work with our clients to accelerate improved patient care by enabling the delivery of innovative and sustainably compliant healthcare products across the globe.

Shannon ABC

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National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training

National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and TrainingNIBRT is a world-class institute that provides training and research solutions for the biopharmaceutical industry. Our mission is to support the biopharmaceutical industry by providing a unique learning experience for trainees in an environment that replicates the most modern industrial biopharmaceutical facility. In parallel, we also undertake leading edge research in key areas of biopharmaceutical in collaboration with Industry.

The Pharmaceutical Managers' Institute of Ireland

The Pharmaceutical Managers' Institute of IrelandThe PMI was founded in 1989 as the Pharmaceutical Managers Association. In 1997, the PMI was inaugurated as the Pharmaceutical Managers Institute of Ireland.

The main objectives are to encourage, foster and maintain the highest possible standards of management within the Irish pharmaceutical industry.

Amárach Research

Amárach ResearchAmárach Research is Irelands leading market research consultancy and provides detailed analysis of consumer and business trends to Ireland's blue chips companies. In uncertain times, Amárach Research provides the insights which provide a firm foundation on which to base key investment and purchase decisions. Amárach's Chairman Gerard O'Neill is a member of IBEC's Sustainable Enterprise Committee and has co-authored several studies and reports on business and economic trends in Ireland.

Communications Partner

The Irish Times

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BioPharmaChem Ireland

BioPharmaChem IrelandBioPharmaChem Ireland represents the biopharmaceutical and chemical manufacturing and sectors in Ireland, locally and internationally. The organisation works with its member companies to position Ireland as the location of choice for the development and supply of products and services generated by these sectors. BioPharmaChem Ireland's mission is to lead the sector towards achieving its vision by bringing together all relevant stakeholders in the State, namely industry, government, research community and the public at large to effectively communicate the unique attractiveness of this country as a leading location for the supply and development of such products.

BioPharmaChem Ireland is a sector group within Ibec.