11 November 2014

Parexel Opens New European Coordination Hub and Distribution Center in Germany

- Opens new full-service clinical trial supply depots in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and São Paulo, Brazil.

Boston, MA - 11 November 2014 - PAREXEL International Corporation has opened its new European Coordination Hub and Distribution Center in Berlin-Schönefeld, Germany. The facility expands the Company's capacity to provide comprehensive clinical trial supply and logistics services to support clients’ local, regional and global trial requirements. The facility features more than 65,000 cubic meters of storage space. It offers lab-kit assembly and provides storage and distribution of ancillary materials.

“To safely and efficiently conduct clinical trials, our customers need highly specialized clinical supply and logistics services for studies that can span dozens of countries and hundreds of sites around the world,” said Mark A. Goldberg, President and Chief Operating Officer, PAREXEL. “Our new European distribution center reflects a commitment to simplify the important end-to-end supply-management aspect of the drug-development journey.”

PAREXEL also is opening new full-service clinical trial supply depots in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and São Paulo, Brazil. The facilities are part of PAREXEL’s growing global system of more than 50 owned or in-network depots and three regional distribution centers. They are designed to help ensure a seamless flow of materials and timely clinical site supply delivery around the world.

PAREXEL International Corporation is a leading global biopharmaceutical services organization, providing a broad range of knowledge-based contract research, consulting, medical communications, and technology solutions and services to the worldwide pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. Headquartered near Boston, Massachusetts, PAREXEL operates in 81 locations in 51 countries around the world, and has approximately 15,980 employees.