October 03, 2017

Accenture Collaborates with Veeva Systems to Advance Regulatory Information Management for the Life Sciences Industry

NEW YORK; Oct. 3, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it is working with Veeva Systems (NYSE: VEEV), a leader in cloud-based software for the global life sciences industry, to bring Veeva Vault RIM – a transformative regulatory information management solution – to biopharma companies. The collaboration will help enable the industry to bring new medicines to patients faster.

Veeva Vault RIM provides fully unified RIM capabilities on a single cloud platform, including submission content planning, product registration management, health authority correspondence and commitment management, and submission document management, publishing, and archival.

As part of this collaboration, Veeva has named Accenture as its first strategic implementation services partner for Vault RIM, Veeva’s suite of regulatory applications. This relationship has the potential to uniquely position Accenture to configure and implement Vault RIM alongside Veeva.

“Working with Veeva, we are helping life sciences companies transform their regulatory operations,” said Kevin Julian, senior managing director, Accenture Life Sciences North America. “We are excited about the potential of this partnership to bring Veeva’s innovative solution to this critical part of the life sciences industry.”

John Lawrie, vice president of Veeva Vault RIM, said: “Significant transformation is underway within regulatory; customers are standardizing on Veeva Vault RIM for a global authoritative source for all regulatory content and product registration data. We are excited to work with Accenture, as they bring their deep and proven software implementation capabilities to regulatory customers in life sciences.”

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