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The value case for SAP S/4HANA in Life Sciences


Astellas’ next-gen cloud-based IT core platform

SAP S/4HANA: Intelligent enterprise transformation

RISE with SAP. SOAR with Accenture.

SOAR with Accenture increases the value companies realize from RISE with SAP and accelerates their journey to and in the cloud.

“We were able to move to a full-cloud platform with the help of Accenture, which has extensive experience in implementing core platforms for global operations.”

— Shinya Suda, Senior Vice President and Head of Information Systems at Astellas

Why invest now in SAP S/4HANA in Life Sciences?

Embrace New Science

Investing in digital transformation and integrated data will help you benefit from New Science, which will drive 61% of all revenues from 2021-2026.

Embed new technologies, now

SAP S/4HANA has AI, machine learning and neural network capabilities built into its core for a more connected, user-friendly, modern organization.

Personalize with purpose

Patients expect tailored solutions and interactions. SAP S/4HANA connects disparate datasets, providing a holistic view of your customers.

Reinvent the supply chain

As production shifts to personalized medicines and small batches, SAP S/4HANA will bring the flexibility needed to make supply chains more responsive.

Better serve customers

Digital innovations and smart devices allow life sciences companies to layer new services on existing products and deepen their added value.

Accelerate and improve decision-making

SAP S/4HANA will substantially accelerate your back-office operations, providing your business with the data necessary for real-time decision-making.

Transform your business with cloud

Cloud first for life sciences

Spotlight on: Digital thread for life sciences

The power of a digital thread in life sciences

The unique value we bring


customized assets to help life sciences companies quickly embrace SAP S/4HANA.


SAP S/4HANA practitioners.


SAP S/4HANA projects ongoing or completed, including Accenture’s own transition to S/4.


to achieve SAP® Model Company certification, which can accelerate deployment of SAP S/4HANA by as much as 30 percent.1


years of experience working with thousands of clients and SAP.

Flawless execution from SAP ECC to S/4HANA

Bristol Myers Squibb upgrades global SAP to S/4HANA in the AWS cloud flawlessly.

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany puts digital at the heart of healthcare

A new SAP S/4 HANA ERP solution ushers Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Healthcare into a digital future.

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Awards & recognition


Leader in SAP S/4HANA Application Services, Worldwide

Three years in a row


Leader in SAP S/4HANA Service Providers


What we think


Tech Vision 2022: Meet me in the Metaverse

The next wave of digital change is here, providing forward-looking companies with an opportunity to act today to be ready for the future.


Maximizing the value of cloud in life sciences

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New science: A new economic reality for growth

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Our leaders

Steen Moller

Managing Director – Life Sciences

Stefano Bergantino

Managing Director – Technology Consulting, Life Sciences

Seung Chae

Managing Director – SAP Services for Life Sciences, North America

Giuliano Pregaglia

Principal Director – Technology Consulting for Life Sciences​

Karl Conroy

Director – Life Sciences, SAP S/4HANA Segmentation


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