February 1982 Founded
Dennis Gillings, London-born professor at the University of North Carolina (UNC), signs his first consulting contract. His team of part-time staff working in a trailer on the UNC campus provides statistical and data management consulting for pharmaceutical customers. Quintiles is formally incorporated in North Carolina, co-founded by Gillings and Gary Koch.
January 1987 Goes Global
Quintiles begins its global expansion, opening its United Kingdom operations to serve customers in Europe.
August 1993 Asia Arrival
Quintiles establishes operations in Asia, opening in Tokyo to extend services to Japanese customers. Today, Quintiles Asia spans the continent, opening in about 20 cities.
May 1996 Adds Consulting
Quintiles establishes its Consulting practice. Today, Quintiles helps customers move from insight to execution. Our consulting practices are Product Development & Commercialization, Market Access, Regulatory & Quality, Market Intelligence, Late Phase, and IT Strategy & Implementation.
November 1996 Commercial Strength
Quintiles combines with Innovex Ltd., a UK-based contract pharmaceutical company specializing in sales and marketing services for major pharma companies. The addition of Innovex makes Quintiles the world's largest full-service biopharmaceutical services company and enables Quintiles to provide services across the product lifecycle.
Bringing people and knowledge together for a healthier world by operating through the following major business units:
Quintiles Srl: a Clinical Research Organization that provides support to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries in conducting clinical studies. We work with international, multifunctional project teams, involving Feasibility & Site-ID Specialists, Start Up & Regulatory Specialist, Regulatory & Start Up Leads, Clinical Leads, Project Managers, Quality Specialist, CRAs and CTAs.
Quintiles Commercial Italia srl: offers outsourcing tools for the promotion and commercialisation of new and mature products and activation of specialised lines, sales representative recruitment and vacancy management via agreements with the most important players in the sector.
Temas Srl: supports Biopharmaceutical companies by identifying the most suitable market access approach that best fits the Payers requirement and gives the fastest access in the local markets.
Through in-depth knowledge of regional/local healthcare policies and decision making processes Temas favours the collaboration between Industry and Payers to benefit the healthcare system.
Quintiles Staff Services: established in 1998 in Italy, authorised to operate as a Temporary Employment Agency, it provides efficient selection and recruitment services, profiling graduates to positions with several years’ experience in scientific fields
The more minds that contribute, the better the results. We work together across the hall and across the globe, collaborating actively to solve tough challenges and advance our collective goals.
Leadership is a state of action, empowering decision-makers at every level. Moving forward with purpose, to create value today and build a legacy for tomorrow.
We build lasting, collaborative relationships with our customers. It starts with a deep understanding of the challenges they face. Working as their thought partner, we help them turn their vision into reality.
At the heart of our work is doing what’s right – for patients, customers and employees. We act with an unwavering commitment to ethics, honesty and accountability.
We’re passionate about what we do and we want our name to stand for excellence. We are determined to be the example that the industry aspires to follow.
CRA- Clinical Research
Senior CRA- Clinical Research Associate