Independent management consultants specializing in biotechnology

Umbrex consultants have experience across key functions in the biotechnology industry, including research and development, operations, medical affairs, business development, strategy, and commercialization. Over 90% of our biotechnology practice consultants are alums of McKinsey, Bain, or BCG. The majority also have experience in industry roles.

Examples of how we help biotechnology clients

Developed oncology units at university hospitals as new channel for a genetic testing company.
For a skincare biotechnology company, developed a 10-year business plan addressing regulatory compliance requirements, profitability, distribution strategy, and global competitive landscape of commercial vein treatments.
Conceived and built a gene discovery center for a plant chemical company. Delivered 100 trait genes into the development pipeline.
For an oncology biotech company, designed the commercial models across 20 global markets in anticipation of new product launches.

Biotechnology industry experience at top firms such as:

Head of Medical Strategy, Region Europe

Manager, Access Solutions Operations

Managing Director Europe


Vice President, Optoelectronics



Head of Immunology BU



What clients say

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Useful resources on the biotechnology industry recommended by our members

  • National Association of Corporate Directors
  • Society for Corporate Governance
  • International Corporate Governance Network
  • Business Roundtable
  • The Handbook of Board Governance: A Comprehensive Guide for Public, Private, and Not-for-Profit Board Members 2nd Edition
  • A Carver Policy Governance Guide, The Policy Governance Model and the Role of the Board Member 2nd Edition
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