Pharmaceutical Product Development

Stone, Andy
January 2007
Forbes Asia;1/29/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p53
This article profiles Pharmaceutical Product Development Inc. as one of the best managed companies in the U.S. based on the selection by editors. Hungry entrepreneurialism has turned the company into one of the largest and leanest providers of clinical trial services to the drug and biotech industries. Credit should be given to Chief Executive Fredric Eshelman, who's run the $3.9 billion company during its entire 21-year history.


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