Performance Improvement Through Human Resources and Flexibility
CMIC Inizio's only asset is its people. As a service provider with human resources at its core, we focus on developing human resources so that each individual can perform as expected and is committed to improving service quality.
We have also inherited the entrepreneurial spirit of our parent companies and we are flexible and bold enough to take on unprecedented challenges and maximize results in partnership with our clients.
Japan's second largest industry organization
Japan's fastest growing CSO company
More than 850 professional staff
More than 60 clients
Two parent companies (focus on networking)
More than 10 years of joint venture structure
|2000||Established as CMIC CIM Co, Ltd, an education and training company for MRs in the CMIC Group.|
|2002||Change of name from CMIC CIM to CMIC MPSS and expansion of services to include sales consultancy.|
|2005||Launch of contract MR service within the CMIC group.|
|2008||To strengthen the sales and marketing business, the MR contract business was acquired within the Group.|
|2012||Began business relationship with Ashfield.|
|2014||Change of name to CMIC Ashfield as a joint venture between CMIC Group and the Ashfield Company.|
|2016||Launched Medical Affairs business.|
|2020||Launch of services for the Patient Support Program.|
|2023||Due to the rebranding of Inizio Engage, renamed as CMIC Inizio.|
Contract services began in Japan in 1998 and, despite being a relative latecomer, we have grown rapidly (17.8%), far outpacing the growth rate of the CSO industry (2019-2023 CAGR: 5.7%).
Expanding the Service Portfolio
As the company has grown, our service portfolio has expanded from traditional contract MR dispatching to organizational development consulting, and from commercial (sales and marketing) to medical affairs/patient services.
As we have grown, so has our expertise in proposing and implementing flexible solutions for different needs and missions.
Through careful interviewing and solution design, diverse project management was created. We can grow in response to our clients' needs and provide solutions to improve engagement across all disease and product areas.
- Cancer treatment
- Central nervous system
- Metabolism and Endocrinology
- Rare disease
- Infectious disease
- Pediatric disease
- Cardiovascular organ
- Respiratory organ
- Digestive organ
- Urinary organ
- Veterinary medicines
- Home healthcare
Looking for More Than Our Services?
One of the specialties of CMIC Inizio is the availability of both the breadth of the CMIC Group's range of services (pre-clinical research to post-promotion) and the depth of the Inizio Engage and Inizio Group's launch support services. From a single point of contact, we connect clients to a range of services.