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Driving uptake in the pharma industry since 2005

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Uptake is a truly global healthcare consultancy working with leading pharmaceutical organisations around the world, actively driving uptake across the pharma and biotech industry. Our expertise includes strategy, planning, early commercialisation, launch, capability and transformation.

We are unrelenting in our mission to inspire exceptional performance, and we are driven by our purpose: to deliver expert healthcare consulting that positively changes more patients’ lives.

In 2024, Uptake has been recognised for outstanding international growth by the prestigious King’s Awards for Enterprise, International Trade. 

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Using scenario planning to keep ahead in the pharma industry

Uptake CEO, Stephanie Hall urges pharma leaders to be well prepared by considering the plausible, yet diverse scenarios that represent possible futures. By anticipating potential futures and planning accordingly, companies can more easily tackle unexpected events, identify and minimise potential risks, and more expertly seize the opportunities that arise.

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Realising the full potential of opportunities, with brave, bold and winning strategies

Uptake’s experienced strategy consultants define the problems to be solved and the opportunities in play, evaluating immediate and longer-term options.  We help leaders untangle inefficiencies or misalignment, manage risks, and deliver clarity, to make bold choices for investment decisions, unlocking exceptional success.

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Accelerating the uptake of new brands, with impactful, innovative launches

Our top-tier healthcare consultants with hands-on industry launch experience have delivered over 250 launches in the last three years, in partnership with world-leading pharmaceutical organisations across a range of therapy areas, globally and regionally. Guiding clients on this journey is one of the most exciting and rewarding aspects of our work.

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Advancing the success of brands, with robust and patient-focussed planning

Uptake brings exceptional strategic challenge to reinvigorate brand plans, streamlining the process to reduce the time demand, while enabling focused input and discussion. Using robust planning frameworks which protect time for strategic, purposeful, and cross-functional collaboration, we unlock new strategic options, redefining the planning process, and driving measurable business impact.

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Boosting the skills of effective teams, with capabilities ready for the future

The combination of a rapidly evolving pharmaceutical landscape and frequently changing expectations has increased the pressure on leaders to prioritise a whole new range of skills and capabilities to be future-fit. Uptake helps you define and develop the capabilities needed to be exceptional now and into the future, while equipping teams with tools to adapt with a positive mindset, at speed.

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Maximising the value of assets, with future-focused early commercialisation

Ambitious pharmaceutical leaders are prioritising optimisation of the lifecycle value of assets. Uptake’s unique position enables us to partner with organisations to deliver this, through identifying and embedding the strongest possible positioning, differentiation and access from launch to LoE across all indications early in the development process.

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Unlocking the value of successful change, with transformed mindsets and behaviours

Uptake inspires and guides organisations and high-performing teams to shift their mindsets and behaviours, maximising adoption to deliver exceptional business outcomes. Our proven innovation mindset and active adoption models are paired with foundational principals for embedding transformation, creating the positive change you want to see.

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Our work with pharma and biotech industry leaders inspires exceptional healthcare performance.

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Widely recognised for our positive impact on the global pharmaceutical industry, and for our company culture.