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Clients testimonials 

“PharmaCentaur has worked across our business divisions over the last 15 years including working with me and my team on the integration of Chiron vaccines. The benefits included the integration of six biologics facilities into our network, restarting flu supply into the US market and defining a new manufacturing strategy”. 


Dr Joerg Reinhardt, Chairman, Novartis


“Whilst they have an understated approach, Graham and his team are well known, respected professionals with an extensive knowledge and network throughout the industry. I have enjoyed partnering with Graham to establish a unique annual industry meeting where informal and timely debate of industry trends and developments can take place.”


Professor Charles Cooney, MIT


“As a result of our collaboration with PharmaCentaur, we achieved significant inward investment in Ireland from a number of companies in the Biopharma sector.”


Barry O’Leary, CEO, IDA Ireland



About us 


We help you achieve your ambitions.


Our mission is to support you and your people through complex transitions, which are always both personally, and professionally demanding. From 20 years experience of working in the Biopharmaceuticals business, we also appreciate the need to balance external support with internal ownership.


We therefore partner with you providing our know-how and proven methods in a style which enables you to eliminate risk, go faster, realise benefits sooner and achieve sustainable outcomes.

About us

Our services

Our operating model is based upon long-term relationships with our clients in order to support substantial change and enhance the strategic contribution of development and manufacturing within the Biopharma and Pharma business.


We are often asked for three types of role:
  • Consulting assignments

  • Ad-interim management

  • Expert retainer/long-term advisor

Our core capabilities are:


  • Supply network strategy 

  • Process development, engineering and technology, supply chain

  • Manufacturing operations, productivity improvement

  • Quality with system & processes, compliance remediation

  • Regulatory protocols and submissions

  • Organisation change with leadership, culture, re-structuring

  • Project management including integration, facility start-up, complex change

  • Due diligence

  • Product launch support


Our Team

We are a team of 35 dedicated consultants with a further 20-30 associates whom we work with on a project-by-project basis. We have worked with many of the large Pharma companies over the past 20 years. Our client base is predominantly based in Europe and North America.

Our consultants are senior professionals who have transitioned out of corporate life offering a highly effective blend of proven “hands on" experience and consulting disciplines.

This enables us to work with our clients in a more innovative way that develops their people’s capability to achieve sustainable benefits.


If you are looking for the very best experienced people from the industry who can support you through a major transition please call for a first discussion.





For more information, please contact Graham Symcox, Managing Director, using the following email address:


Brigitte Vollmer, Office Manager, is also available to welcome your calls.

Her direct line is: + 41 41 661 0774


May we thank you for your interest in our company.

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