Britton Jimenez, VP of Business Development at Metrics Contract Services, shares his thoughts about flexibility and operational excellence in Part I of Manufacturing Chemist’s roundtable on how CDMOs are responding to pharma’s top priorities in 2021. Drawing from his years of experience in the sector, he explains what sponsors are looking for in an outsourcing partner. “When looking for an outsourcing partner, sponsors want a history of quality as a gating requirement. If it’s there, the conversation pivots to delivery expectations. Many sponsors will now ask how much it costs to meet a specific deliverable, which often involves an expedited schedule.” Read the full article here.