Biotech Company Of The Year

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This award recognises a European Biotech (drug discovery, pre-clinical, clinical, OTM therapeutic) company that has demonstrated a superior excellence in strategy, process, focus and execution to create significant value for patients, investors, employees and the broader life science community. 

Qualifying criteria

  • Open to all Biotech therapeutic companies with European Headquarters
  • Open to all biotech companies companies with a market capitalisation that is $10bn or less.
  • Submission relates to activities achieved in the period between 1 September 2019 and 1 September 2020

Judges will be paying particular attention to:

  • Targeting of unmet medical need / use of innovative approaches to pipeline development
  • Pipeline progress through drug discovery / pre-clinical / clinical stages / market approval
  • Closure of fundraises and strategic financing rounds
  • Key stages of strategic development / partnerships
  • Implementation of new technologies, processes for strategic advantage