Pricing policy: Germany – a court ruling as soon as June could set a new tone for AMNOG pricing… but is access becoming a more complex moving target for industry?

Legal questions around the “Mischpreis” pricing approach are still hanging over sickness funds and manufacturers in Germany. The current price setting methodology as part of AMNOG negotiations take average weighted prices and considers the value and price potential across all indications and patient subgroups (‘mixed-price’). This methodology has been noted to be potentially at odds … More Pricing policy: Germany – a court ruling as soon as June could set a new tone for AMNOG pricing… but is access becoming a more complex moving target for industry?

Global Pricing Innovations (GPI) adds experienced, global Pharma Industry executive as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and senior pricing expert to lead pricing and consultancy.

Mark Morrison, who joins as COO, was previously with Novartis and had global and regional leadership roles based in Switzerland (Basel) and Indonesia (Jakarta). As a Global Brand Director Mark led global launches for Cardiovascular and Respiratory innovative pharmaceuticals. Within the Asia – Middle East – Africa region Mark was Franchise Head for the Primary … More Global Pricing Innovations (GPI) adds experienced, global Pharma Industry executive as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and senior pricing expert to lead pricing and consultancy.

What will shape the global pharmaceutical pricing environment in 2018?

One of the advantages of working in a global consultancy and technology solutions firm such as Global Pricing Innovations (GPI), which specializes in pharmaceutical pricing, is the wide exposure one receives to the many different challenges across disease areas, companies, and geographies. This forces us all at GPI to keep on our toes and gives … More What will shape the global pharmaceutical pricing environment in 2018?

Partners4Access and Global Pricing Innovations open new London Headquarters to complement innovative thinking and disruptive technology growth

Partners4Access (P4A), the orphan drug specialists, and Global Pricing Innovations (GPI), the pricing experts, are moving to larger premises in central London to account for expansion and growth. Aligned to their innovative thinking and approach with their pharmaceutical clients, the new premises are designed to be a space that inspires and energises their employees. Schmitz, … More Partners4Access and Global Pricing Innovations open new London Headquarters to complement innovative thinking and disruptive technology growth

Pharma Pricing Experts, Global Pricing Innovation, Announce the Appointment of Mikhael Aktsyzniy to Head Technology and Development

Global Pricing Innovations (GPI) has further strengthened its technology division with the addition of Mikhael Aktsyzniy Mikhael joins GPI from Accenture as Head of Technology and Development to continue GPI’s success providing powerful pharma pricing intelligence based business services to valued clients across Europe and the US. He will be based at the firm’s Global … More Pharma Pricing Experts, Global Pricing Innovation, Announce the Appointment of Mikhael Aktsyzniy to Head Technology and Development

International Reference Pricing Reforms

Canada’s plan to revise reference basket In a bid to reduce medicine prices in Canada, the Canadian Minister of Health announced the revision of the reference basket for international reference pricing (IRP). Medicines prices in Canada are regulated by the federal government, through the PMPRB (Patented Medicine Prices Review Board). The current reference rule used … More International Reference Pricing Reforms

Egypt: Drug Price Hikes Highlight Market Volatility

With the largest population in the Middle East and North Africa region, Egypt has attracted a strong presence from multinational pharmaceutical companies. However, current turmoil over drug shortages and drug price hikes underscores the volatility of a market characterised by high out-of-pocket spending. Amid the economic instability that followed the 2011 Arab Spring, President Abdel-Fattah … More Egypt: Drug Price Hikes Highlight Market Volatility