Customers’ experience leads to a highly successful outcome for Vetter at the 2019 CMO Leadership Awards

March 22, 2019 - 02:41
Customers’ experience leads to a highly successful outcome for Vetter at the 2019 CMO Leadership Awards

A win in all six core categories affirms Vetter as a trusted solution provider


  • Vetter performs very well in customer-critical aspects
  • Results directly reflect theexperience of pharma and biotech companies in working alongside a trusted contractor
  • More than 120 service providers assessed to determine theaward recipients


RAVENSBURG, GERMANY - Media OutReach - March 22, 2019 - LifeScience Leader, a leading trade press publication has awarded Vetter, a globaloperating Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO), in all sixcore categories of the 2019 Leadership Award. The award was granted during aceremony in New York City on March 20. Unlike other awards, there is noapplication process and the winners are determined by customers ranking theirexperience with service providers they have actually worked with. Because resultscannot be influenced in any way, the awards signify a high level ofaccomplishment that those companies have attained in supporting the needs of pharmaand biotech customers. Vetter won the award in all core award categories -- quality,expertise, reliability, capabilities, compatibility, and service. This is anaffirmation of the company's hard work in its daily efforts for customers and amotivation for continued improvement towards excellence as a solution provider.


Pride andsatisfaction in accepting the 2019 CMO Leadership Award. 
Oskar Gold, Vetter's Senior Vice President Key AccountManagement, Marketing/Corporate Communications 
and Customer Project Management.
Picture source: Vetter Pharma International GmbH

"Vetter is thrilled to win this award, particularly in allsix core categories. Together these areas are among the key performance indicators cited by ourcustomers when doing business with us, and well represent our continuousefforts to meet their expectations," said Vetter Managing Director PeterSoelkner. "We are especially pleased to receivesuch positive feedback from our customer base in the US, Europe and Asia as it underscoresour efforts to serve the global pharma and biotech markets," added Oskar Gold,Vetter's Senior Vice President Key Account Management, Marketing/CorporateCommunications and Customer Project Management.


"Eachyear, the value that CMOs bring to individual pharma and biotech companiesincreases, as does the overall importance of the service sector to our entiredrug development and manufacturing industry," says Louis Garguilo, Chief Editorand Conference Chair, Outsourced Pharma. "Our congratulations to all of thisyear's Award winners -- you keep the industry on the path to further success."

TheCMO Leadership Awards is an annual event now in its eighth year. In determiningthe award recipients, Life Science Leaderteams up with Industry Standard Research (ISR) as the research conductor. Forthe 2019 award, more than 120 contract manufacturers were assessed by 23performance metrics in ISR's annual ContractManufacturing Quality Benchmarking survey. Participants were recruited frompharma and biotech companies of all sizes and screened for decision-makinginfluence related to working with contract manufacturing partners. Respondentsonly evaluate those companies with which they have worked on an outsourcedproject within the past 18 months. Through this level of qualification, surveyresponses are based on actual involvement with contract manufacturers and clearexperiential data.

Find the Vetter press kit and more background information here.

About Vetter

Headquartered in Ravensburg, Germany, Vetter is a globalleading contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) withproduction facilities in Germany and the United States. Currently employing 4,500 individuals worldwide, the company has long-termexperience in supporting biotechnology and pharmaceutical customers both largeand small. Vetter services range from early stage development supportincluding clinical manufacturing, to commercial supply and numerous packaging solutions for vials,syringes and cartridges. As a leading solution provider, Vetter appreciates itsresponsibility to support the needs of its customers by developing devices thatcontribute to increased patient safety, convenience, and enhanced compliance.Great importance is also given to social responsibility including environmentalprotection and sustainability. Learn more about Vetter at