acquisition handshakeNNIT, a leading provider of IT services and consultancy, has announced that Kinapse and NNIT have entered into a worldwide partnership with a joint go-to-market offering targeted at the global R&D life science customer-segment.

Kinapse, a global provider of expert clinical, regulatory and pharmacovigilance (PV) advisory and operational services to the world’s leading life sciences companies will deliver advisory services and business process outsourcing (BPO) services. NNIT will act as IT service provider and deliver wall-to-wall IT services, including infrastructure, architecture, design, development, implementation, application maintenance, support and hosting.

Together, Kinapse and NNIT will provide a complete BPO service incorporating a fast and secure platform. “We are very happy about the partnership with Kinapse,” says Rasmus Nelund, Vice President for Life Sciences at NNIT. “The partnership will allow us to supply an all-inclusive solution for outsourced services that enables secure, fast and reliable IT services. Our customers will benefit from our combined expertise and experience peace of mind when placing their business process operations with us.”

“The combined offering of world class Regulatory, PV and clinical services from Kinapse and NNIT is transformational and I think will be of significant interest to our clients who are looking for reliable partners who are dedicated to our industry and offer a fully integrated service,” says Jonathan Peachey, Board Director and Head of Client Partnerships at Kinapse.

Marc Gabriel, Global Head of Regulatory Operations and Information Management Advisory services at Kinapse, notes: “Our clients have been sourcing R&D BPO services in the marketplace for many decades. They are now looking to take the next step and bundle BPO and technology to a trusted team in a single unit-based transactions. NNIT is the ideal partner for this type of joint offering.”