Chemical Logistics: Delivering Solutions for a Complex Industry

| December 8, 2017

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The chemical industry is an indispensable and integral constituent of the growing Global industry. The mankind is immensely benefited, right from its inception till date, by the use of chemicals and life, without chemicals, is unimaginable and inconceivable.

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PharmaVentures is a leading advisory firm in specialising in deals and alliances. The company largely focuses on M&A and Licensing mandates. With over 24 years of experience, PharmaVentures is trusted as a sell-side or buy-side advisor by a wide range of life sciences companies that include both large blue-chip pharmaceutical companies as well as mid-sized pharmaceutical companies, biotech/medtech companies, other life science players and private equity firms. In March 2016, 3Legs Resources appointed PharmaVentures as an adviser on the acquisition of SalvaRx, a company working in immuno-oncology. In February 2016, PharmaVentures acted as adviser to Transgene on the sale of its biopharmaceutical manufacturing unit in Strasbourg, France, to the US company Advanced Bioscience Laboratories (ABL), Inc.

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