TFI Extends Pharma Team After New Account Wins

By Tfi Group, PRNE
Wednesday, December 1, 2010

LONDON, December 2, 2010 - TFI Group, one of the UK's leading event management agencies, has seen
its pharmaceutical division grow following a number of high-profile account

The account wins are the Japanese pharmaceutical company Daiichi Sankyo
Europe, to handle their portfolio of events across Europe, and an
international biotechnology company.

TFI Pharma has been awarded preferred supplier status by a major global
pharmaceutical blue chip, and Divisional Director Rob Roffey said:
"Experience really does count in this sector, as agencies need to know how to
navigate the regulatory framework on marketing and communications for their

"TFI has built up a strong area of practice in the pharmaceutical
industry, with a number of blue chip clients. As a result, we have grown
alongside the sector, and have increased our team including the addition of
Dominic Bemrose, Senior Account Director.

"It is also very important to our clients that we demonstrate a solid
understanding of their strategic context and develop our service offer to
assist them in getting their message across to their stakeholders - wherever
and whatever the environment."

The global pharmaceutical industry is projected to grow at a rate of
around 6 per cent over the next two years[1], with much of that growth
expected in sales in emerging markets such as Africa, India, China and

Roffey continued: "Many of our clients are increasing their visibility in
emerging markets, in line with market opportunities, so we have been
developing increasingly flexible event platforms to support their message in
many different countries."

TFI Pharma has a strong portfolio of health science and pharmaceutical
clients, running medical congresses and investor meetings as well as advisory
boards and team-building activities.

The account wins come at the end of a fruitful year for TFI Group: TFI
Meeting Point won the VisitBritain account while TFI Corporate was recognised
for its work in Best Product Launch at the Eventia International Awards 2010
for the Philips Consumer Lifestyle event.

About TFI Pharma

Major pharmaceutical and health sciences clients have chosen TFI Pharma
to deliver effective, high calibre meetings and events since 1986. We
understand the sector's sensitivities and are well versed in major compliance
issues including FDA and ABPI regulations.

TFI Pharma is part of TFI Group, a London-headquartered event marketing
and logistics agency that delivers high-end event solutions to secure its
clients' audience.


[1] Global Pharmaceutical Market Forecast 2012

For media information, contact:

Tina Schneidermann, TFI Group, +44(0)207-233-5644,

For media information, contact: Tina Schneidermann, TFI Group, +44(0)207-233-5644, tina.schneidermann at

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