Creation of a Compliance team

Context

A pharmaceutical company, listed on the SBF120, wanted to create a compliance team to complement its regulatory affairs team

Actions taken

  • Audit of the existing to separate compliance missions from the regulatory activity
  • Design of a compliance department
  • Definition of the potential profiles to build a team made up of complementary skills and cultural backgrounds
  • Organisation of the team’s interactions with the global functional and operational divisions

Results

  • Our « Think out of the box » approach convinced the client to broaden the scope of the search to other types of profiles such as engineers, doctors, pharmacists, risk managers etc - bringing a business vision in addition to their operational expertise
  • A robust, long-lasting team that quickly integrated into the company and demonstrated its added value in a fast-growing international group