Life sciences

Helping life sciences companies have sustainable growth in an innovative manner to deliver better health outcomes for society

Life sciences companies operate in an industry where regulation, pricing pressures, disruptive technology and the push for breakthroughs is shaping business models. We help companies navigate these complex challenges so they can focus on continuing to improve the future of health for individuals and society alike, as well as the planet. 

Our approach 

At Forvis Mazars, we work with companies in the pharmaceuticals & life sciences industry to navigate disruption, effectively allocate resources and forge new relationships that drive long-term value and lead to positive outcomes for people and society. Fundamentally, we understand the need to work collaboratively with companies, governments, policymakers, and investors to deliver healthy, safe communities. 

When you partner with us, you benefit from guidance and advice that is tailored to your situation. From start-ups in the biotechnology sector to multinational pharmaceutical companies, our focus is on putting in place a team that is the right fit for your needs. 

We are an international team with true industry experts that allows us to offer a global perspective and industry knowledge to empower informed decision-making. You may be seeking to streamline your operations, undergo a technological transformation or restructure to compete with disruptive market entrants. No matter your circumstances, our multi-disciplinary team can provide a range of audit, tax, and advisory services with a special focus on regulatory and technology solutions to improve your competitiveness and drive long-term growth

Our services

Audit and assurance

Financial audit, corporate reporting, independent assurance and reviews, training services.

Technology assurance and enablement

IT internal audit, digital assessment and transformation, IT strategy, architecture, design and implementation, technology evaluation and selection, cloud strategy and migration, data analytics and automation.

Data privacy and cyber security

Cyber transformation and security strategy, ethical hacking and penetration testing, digital forensics, cyber compliance and assurance, incident response.

Risk and compliance

Internal audit, internal controls and SOX testing, external quality assessment (EQA), third-party due diligence, third-party audits, third-party risk management and assurance, internal investigations, fraud prevention and awareness, advice on sanctions and modern slavery.

Regulatory compliance

Quality management systems, regulatory standard operating procedures (SOPs), computer system validation (CSV), product readiness, pharma co-vigilance regulations and clinical trial management.

Deal advisory

Specialist M&A advice around strategy, pre-sale readiness and business reviews, carve-outs, financial due diligence, completion mechanisms and SPA, and post-deal considerations.


Transfer pricing, R&D tax relief, global mobility and employment tax, VAT and indirect tax.

Sustainability and ESG

Reporting and compliance, governance and strategy reviews, ESG health checks, business and human rights, corporate culture audits, pay and reward strategies, ESG assurance, carbon footprint services.

Accounting and outsourcing

Statutory accounting and reporting, financial outsourcing and management reporting, credit control, cloud accounting technology, payroll services, corporate secretarial, secondment services.

Get in touch

If you would like to contact our team, please do not hesitate to use the link below.

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