Monday, 19 October 2009
++European Medicines Agency awards Intrasoft International a 30 MEURO contract ++
Luxembourg , 19 October 2009 Intrasoft International, member of INTRACOM IT Services Group, via participating consortia, has been awarded a framework contract for IT services by The European Medicines Agency.
The total value of the contract is € 30 million, while Intrasoft ’s participation amounts to € 12 m..
The London-based European Medicines Agency is responsible for the evaluation, supervision and pharmacovigilance of medicines, including those used to manage the recent global outbreak of influenza A(H1N1).
Over the next four years, Intrasoft International in cooperation with TRASYS and Fujitsu Services will be responsible for providing the European Medicines Agency with professional expertise to design, construct, implement and maintain IT systems and applications both on-site and off-site. The partners will also help the agency to maintain and further develop systems to support the European Medicines Regulatory Network, a group of authorities involved in the regulation of medicinal products, and part of EU Telematics’ overarching strategy.
Mr. Athanassios Kotsis, CEO of Intrasoft International, said: 'Since 2004, the collaboration between the European Medicines Agency and INTRASOFT International has grown steadily. The threat of H1N1 and the central role undertaken by the agency in response to the pandemic in the EU demonstrated the pivotal role the agency plays for countries in Europe . We are very proud to have been selected as a key IT supplier of such a prestigious and important European agency .'
For more information, please contact:
Ms Lydia De Backer
INTRASOFT International S.A.
Tel: +32 (2) 2381711
About European Medicines Agency
As one of Europe ’s foremost authorities in the field of medicines regulation, the European Medicines Agency coordinates the scientific resources put at its disposal by EU Member States. These resources are made available by more than 40 national competent authorities in 30 countries, represening a network of over 4,500 European experts. In addition to a range of initiatives in the interests of safeguarding human and animal health in Europe, the agency produces guidelines on best practice and maintains a number of EU-wide IT applications, such as EudraVigilance, the EU database of adverse drug reaction reports for licensed and unlicensed medicines.
About Intrasoft International
Established in 1996, Intrasoft International, a subsidiary of Intracom IT Services, a member of Intracom Holdings Group, has become a major provider of IT services to European Institutions and Member States . Its client list is impressive and includes most of the Directorates General (DGs) and Agencies of the European Commission. Intrasoft International provides many critical IT services and systems ranging from the initial inception and formation of guidelines to the realisation, operation, and support of specialised business domains and diverse technical environments. The majority of these undertakings support the EU Central Administration needs and work towards the effective implementation of EU policies and directives in coordination with the EU Member States and other countries.
More information: http://www.intrasoft-intl.com