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global life science companies powered by pharmasol solutions


life science projects delivered worldwide


of sites, ECs and authorities successfully using our automation software

Experienced and trusted partners

We’re industry experts with a deep understanding of clinical trials and drug safety reporting.

pharmasol is 100%-focused on delivering service and solution excellence exclusively for customers in the life sciences space. Our team of life sciences professionals bring unrivalled industry experience, and can empower your organisation to effectively automate and optimise your regulatory responsibilities – delivering measurable and high-impact savings in cost, time and manual effort for your business.

pharmasol is part of the PharmaLex Group - one of the world's largest providers of specialised services for the pharma, biotech and medtech industries. 

Our years of experience in deploying, maintaining and supporting global PV databases mean that we can tailor our services to meet your specific needs.

pharmasol was founded in 2001 and has successfully completed more than 100 life sciences projects for some of the industry's top Clinical Research Organisations, pharmaceutical and medical device companies worldwide.

Our state-of-the-art data centres, located in Germany, provide dedicated hosting for GxP-controlled companies requiring the highest levels of compliancy, privacy and reliability. Controlled according to our strict ISO compliant processes, we provide managed hosting services to many of the top 10 global life sciences companies, hosting Safety, EDC and Data Management solutions.

With our innovative psiXchange system, we deliver safety documents to 1000s of sites, ECs, authorities and others using end-to-end automation to ensure reduced overheads and increased compliance.

Meet the team

Torsten Adam has spearheaded pharmasol’s development into one of the world’s leading specialist life science consultancies, delivering highly innovative software and services solutions that solve business-critical pharmacovigilance challenges.

Torsten previously held senior roles at Novo Nordisk, Astellas Pharma and Oracle, before creating pharmasol’s psiXchange – the only software developed exclusively for SUSAR distribution.

Torsten Adam
Chief Executive Officer arrow_right

Tim Billington is a seasoned pharmaceutical industry leader. As pharmasol’s Chief Sales Officer, Tim is responsible for driving sales growth across its key business solutions. Prior to pharmasol, Tim spent over a decade in specialist consultancy – including at Oracle – and held Data Management and Project Management posts for a major Clinical Research Organisation.

Tim Billington
Chief Sales Officer arrow_right

Karin van Dort is one of the industry’s most experienced pharmacovigilance and regulatory compliance experts. As Product Owner for psiXchange, her responsibilities span customer implementations, regulatory intelligence, and driving the roadmap. Earlier, Karin held senior safety submission and compliance roles at Grünenthal Group, and key clinical research roles at Pfizer, Parke-Davis and Pharmachemie.

Karin van Dort
Product Owner - psiXchange arrow_right

Johanna Koddebusch is an established pharmacovigilance expert with a strong academic background in molecular biology. As Senior Business Analyst for pharmasol, she delivers technical and functional support for psiXchange customers. Previously, Johanna was Senior Drug Safety Associate at PRA Health Services, where she was responsible for technical and process oversight of safety services.

Johanna Koddebusch
Senior Business Analyst arrow_right

Cheryl James has worked at a senior level within the pharmaceutical industry for over 15 years, building extensive business knowledge and implementation experience with the Oracle Life Sciences suite. As Director of Safety for pharmasol, Cheryl has been instrumental in developing the Argus components that have culminated in the industry-leading rapidLIVE – pharmasol’s accelerated, pre-packaged implementation for Oracle Argus.

Cheryl joined pharmasol in 2008 from Oracle, where she served as Senior Life Sciences Consultant specialising in AERS. Prior to Oracle, she held the post of Principal Pharmacovigilance Scientist at PPD, a global CRO.

Cheryl James
Director of Safety arrow_right

Iain Barnden has been the lead technical consultant tasked with overall technical management of pharmasol’s Clinical and Safety applications for over fifteen years. With data management experience honed over thirty years working in the pharmaceutical industry, he has overseen countless installation, upgrade, and development projects. As co-author of the original RapidLIVE concept for Oracle Clinical, he has extensive experience in developing and delivering all aspects of accelerated application delivery programs.

Prior to joining pharmasol, Iain delivered expert life sciences consulting, specialising in Oracle Life Sciences applications.

Iain Barnden
Principal Technical Consultant arrow_right