Life Sciences and Chemicals

In a period of intense transformation, the life sciences and chemicals sectors face increased scrutiny and regulatory compliance.

Life sciences companies are struggling with declining pipelines and patent expirations, reduced healthcare spending and the soaring cost of developing new drugs. The chemicals industry must address the challenges of ageing infrastructures, increasingly demanding customers and technological advances.

Paloma Consulting provides business improvement consultancy and training services to help companies in the life sciences and chemicals sectors respond to the challenges they face. Using proven improvement methods Paloma's Lean Six Sigma consultants help clients integrate all business processes and escalate productivity in a cost-effective manner through process optimisation.

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Paloma Consultants are an exceptional breed: they combine hard facts with soft skills, yielding the best, fastest and most sustainable results.

Joris van der Steen
6 Sigma Master Black Belt

We have worked with global leaders in life and materials sciences, oil and gas, bulk and specialty chemicals, water treatment and industrial gases in USA, Europe and Asia.

In total, Paloma's Lean Six Sigma consultants have helped clients complete 290 projects with an average return on investment of 32 times. Our work has involved multiple business transformations in 53 sites across 18 countries.

Outcomes of individual projects include

  • Increased yield and throughput
  • Reduced variability in moisture content
  • Reduced changeover time
  • Improved shift change procedures
  • Reduced tablet packing line downtime
  • Reduced number of incomplete blister packs
  • Increased paint pigment yield
  • Reduced reactor vessel cycle time
  • Reduced effluent