Life Sciences

Helping BioTechnology, Medical Device & Pharmaceutical Companies Achieve Success

Life Sciences companies operate in a dynamic industry, with competitive disruption and ever-increasing regulatory pressures. Companies must adapt with innovative solutions that bring sustainability to the business and improve patient lives.

CrossCountry Consulting brings expertise and experience to serve life sciences clients at all stages of development. From a pre-clinical startup preparing for a critical capital transaction to an established public company navigating regulatory requirements and seeking optimization, our customizable accounting and finance solutions can deliver scalable value across your business lifecycle.

Supporting Life Sciences Companies at all Stages of Growth

We work with biotechnology, medical device, and pharmaceutical companies at various stages of their lifecycle, from early-series funding to IPO readiness and beyond.

Our experienced Life Sciences advisory team provides your organization with industry specialists and subject matter experts in IPO readiness, technical accounting, process optimization, cybersecurity, and risk & compliance requirements.


We focus on standing up the critical financial, operational, and technology-related functions of your business as it continues to scale.


We assess your company’s public readiness and implement the organizational and operating infrastructure changes needed to be publicly traded, incuding SOX compliance, technology and process enhancements, and registration statement preparation.


We will continue to provide ongoing support to ensure you meet all regulatory compliance and periodic filing requirements, as well as continue to help your company grow and scale effectively.

How We Can Help

  • CFO Services: Deliver scalable and flexible solutions to bolster lean teams during times of rapid transformation and optimize workforce talent with additional transaction expertise.
  • Address Accounting Complexities: Guide you through the complexities of technical accounting and help you draft audit-ready position papers for Collaboration Agreements, Debt and Equity Financings, and Business Combinations, among others.
  • Clinical Trial Accounting Guidance: Collaborate with you to support clinical accounting, bringing the combined knowledge of operational accounting, FP&A, internal controls, and industry experience to efficiently work with the business.
  • Execute a Corporate Transaction: Stand up a public-ready finance team through audit readiness, establish and maintain SEC reporting (IPO, SPAC), and implement internal controls with eyes on current and expected regulations.
  • Develop a Comprehensive Systems Strategy:  Select and implement software that meets current and future needs. We partner with tech leaders in the industry for ERP, Procurement, and Financial Reporting.
  • Maximize Efficiencies Through Automation: Leverage tools and expertise to help you scale and automate your business to be future-ready.
  • Combat the Most Complex Cyber Challenges: Provide a balance between pragmatic business understanding and deep cybersecurity expertise to protect your business from the latest digital threats.
Life Sciences Consulting Services

Service Offerings

Audit Readiness & Technical Accounting Support >

We help you stand up your Finance team through simplification of processes, technical guidance, and assistance.

IPO & SPAC Readiness >

We help assess your company’s public readiness and implement the organizational and operating infrastructure changes needed to be publicly traded.

Cybersecurity >

We help support your company by guiding and informing leadership on cyber risks, trends, strategy, and regulatory focus.

Finance & Operational Transformation >

We help to enable organizational, process, and technology improvements to optimize finance, HR, and other corporate functions.

Risk & Compliance >

We help your business improve the way it manages business risks and addresses complex compliance requirements.

Intelligent Automation & Data Analytics >

We help support your business and risk management functions through the delivery of emerging automation and data capabilities and related advisory services.

Life Sciences Case Study

Learn how we helped a high-growth early cancer detection blood testing company with CFO support services and Corporate Transaction readiness.

Meet Our Life Sciences Leadership Team

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Keith Linhart

Partner Lead

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Jen Cadigan