06 December 2012

Sagentia Moves U.S. HQ to Larger Location in Boston, Massachusetts

- Moves from Cambridge Innovation Center in Cambridge, Mass. 
- New office over 3 times larger than their previous space 
- Global headquarters in Cambridge, UK 

Boston – 06 December 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) - Sagentia today announced that their United States headquarters has moved from the Cambridge Innovation Center in Cambridge, Mass. to One Beacon Street in Boston. Sagentia develops new technologies and breakthrough products that help change the basis of competition for its clients, from startups to global leaders in three global sectors: medical, consumer products and industrial. The new office, over 3 times larger than their previous space, will give Sagentia the room needed to continue to grow their presence in the U.S. 

The relocation to Boston places Sagentia in close proximity to a wealth of world-renowned university research hospitals, which will provide a rich environment to help the company grow,” said Peter Thier, senior vice president of business development at Sagentia. “Massachusetts has a thriving life sciences industry, and Sagentia is thrilled to continue to play a vital role in that community.” 

The move comes on the heels of particularly strong customer growth in North America, providing Sagentia the opportunity to continue to be a strong leader in product innovation, science and technology consulting and product development. Particularly in today’s economy, Sagentia’s ability to bridge market needs with viable concept generation, proof of principle demonstrators and prototyping is an invaluable service to its customers. 

Sagentia responds to its clients' needs in three important ways: helping companies meet the challenges of product innovation as the core driver for competitive advantage in both developed and developing markets, partnering with companies on co-development and open innovation and helping companies to adapt to global market changes with an increasing focus on usability, product efficacy, personalization and cost reduction. 

This announcement follows a recent change in Sagentia’s leadership, with Dan Edwards and Mick Withers appointed as co-Managing Directors of the business. The change takes place as Sagentia continues to build on its strong science, technology and engineering base with focused market insight to meet the growing needs of its clients. 

Sagentia is a global innovation, technology and product development company. With global headquarters in Cambridge, UK, and US headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts, Sagentia works with clients from opportunity discovery through to concept generation and full product development and transfer to manufacture. 

Source: Sagentia