BackOffice Associates Wins Fierce Innovation Awards – Life Sciences Edition 2018

December 17, 2018

Data Stewardship Platform – Life Sciences Group Recognized for Excellence in Data Analytics/Business Intelligence Category with Unparalleled Industry Expertise

McLean, VA — December 17, 2018 — Serving nearly all of the major life sciences brands, BackOffice Associates, a worldwide leader in solutions that solve enterprises’ most complex data transformation challenges, today announced that its Data Stewardship Platform™ (DSP) – Life Sciences Group has won the 2018 Fierce Innovation Award – Life Sciences Edition. As the winner of the Data Analytics/Business Intelligence category, BackOffice Associates was recognized for its greatness in business intelligence using data science, data management and data analytics to better serve the industry.

“We are honored to be named as the gold standard in data analytics and BI for Life Sciences by the Fierce Innovation Awards. This award reaffirms our commitment to the majority of the leading life sciences companies globally – including pharma and biotech organizations, medical device manufacturers and biotech – as they rely on us to help establish best practice data policies that yield business-ready data across complex landscapes and a direct link to the overall business strategy,” said Rex Ahlstrom, Chief Strategy and Technology Officer, BackOffice Associates. “As today’s global life sciences organizations are transforming their operations to incorporate technologies to support digitization, outcome-based care, or true speed to market, BackOffice Associates empowers executives to achieve higher ROI in less time by securing go-lives in shorter timeframes and with fewer resources.”

The BackOffice Associates DSP Life Sciences Group helps life sciences organizations manage data as a business asset — drawing on over 20 years of experience with the world’s largest and most well-known brands. Serving global pharmaceutical organizations, medical device manufacturers and biotech organizations, the DSP, coupled with life sciences data specialists, delivers market-leading data quality results and reduced risk by guiding customers away from data and implementation pitfalls. As data landscapes are expanding and continually shifting, the organization’s proprietary Deep Guidance™ technology blends machine learning, natural language processing and best practices to guide businesses toward improved uses and management of their life sciences and operational data.

The Fierce Innovation Awards: Life Sciences Edition identifies and showcases outstanding innovation that is driving improvements and transforming the industry. The winners in six categories and services have demonstrated the potential to make the greatest impact for biotech and pharma companies. For more information on BackOffice Associates DSP Life Sciences Group, please visit the Fierce Innovation Report.

About BackOffice Associates
BackOffice Associates solves complex enterprise data transformation challenges by combining data expertise, intelligent software and packaged solution accelerators to yield certain and superior business outcomes. The company’s software applies automation and guidance infused by AI and machine learning technologies to data migration, data quality, analytics, master data management, metadata management, and information governance initiatives. Utilizing the market’s top data specialists, validated industry knowledge and proven methodologies, BackOffice Associates has led thousands of successful data transformation projects including for over 200 Forbes Global 2000 organizations. Founded in 1996, the company is headquartered in the greater Boston area and employs 800+ data specialists in 25 offices across the globe. To learn more, please visit

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