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Zinc Ahead Ltd

Oxford, United Kingdom

Contact Details

The Zinc Building
4240 Nash Court
Oxford Business Park South

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Phone number: +44 (0)1865 398 170
Fax number: +44 (0)1865 398 180
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Company Profile

Formed in 2001, Zinc Ahead is the only dedicated provider of electronic promotional material approval solutions to the pharmaceutical industry worldwide.  The Zinc Ahead team blends extensive pharmaceutical industry expertise and outstanding web development skills to deliver tailored approval solutions that enhance client competitiveness.  All of the key account personnel employed by Zinc Ahead have worked in the pharmaceutical industry on either the client or agency side of the business, and have an excellent first-hand understanding of the issues associated with job bag approval.
As a provider of approval systems to clients globally, Zinc Ahead has offices in New York (US), Oxford (UK) and Sydney (Australia).

Zinc MAPS is a web-based application designed to accommodate materials requiring multiple-stakeholder approval.  The application has been developed based upon first-hand experience of approval systems within the pharmaceutical industry and is currently used by over 15,000 employees in 80 countries.  In addition, Zinc Ahead provides approval solutions for over 100 pharmaceutical companies and 600 agencies globally.  

Our Mission
The mission of Zinc Ahead is to inspire client confidence in our ability to deliver the best total approvals solution for the pharmaceutical industry across the globe, due to our unique expertise and unrivalled service levels.

Status: Independent privately held
Date established: 2001
Number of local staff: 50
Additional services
  • Electronic Online Promotional Review for the Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Client-specific configuration
  • Training
  • 1st Line Support
  • Hosting and Back-up

  • Design, Development, Service and Support of Zinc MAPS Promotional Review System
  • Development of Standard Operating Procedures and Working Practices for Use with Review Systems

Key Contacts

Director of US Operations
Director of Asia-Pac Operations
Mission Statement is a leading portal for the pharmaceutical industry, providing industry professionals with pharma news, pharma events, pharma service company listings and pharma jobs,
Site content is produced by our editorial team exclusively for and our industry newspaper Pharmafocus. Service company profiles and listings are taken from our pharmaceutical industry directory, Pharmafile, and presented in a unique Find and Compare format to ensure the most relevant matches