April 17, 2015


CMIC HOLDINGS Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “CMIC”; Head Office: Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo; Chairman & CEO: Kazuo Nakamura) announce that we established CMIC VIETNAM COMPANY LIMITED (hereinafter referred to as CMIC VIETNAM), to launch consulting business in Vietnam. And CMIC VIETNAM starts the business from June 2015, as described below:

1. Purpose of establishment

In Vietnam, the economy develops greatly and as social environment changes, medical system and pharmaceutical governance varies rapidly. Under the circumstances and prospect future growth, also as part of expansion of Asian hub, we established our affiliated company CMIC VIETNAM.

At CMIC VIETNAM, we provide services such as introduction support of Japanese medicines, medical devices and supplements, also consulting service of healthcare business, for local healthcare related companies. In the future, we are going to develop the CRO and CMO businesses in Vietnam.

Hisao Matsubara, who is in-charge of Corporate Planning, Managing Executive Officer of CMIC HOLDINGS Co., Ltd., was assigned to be the representative of CMIC VIETNAM as of March 27, 2015.

2. Over view of CMIC VIETNAM

ii. Foundation January 16, 2015
iii. Head office Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
iv. Capital US$120,000
v. Investment ratio 100 percent CMIC HOLDINGS
vi. Main business Consulting service
vii. Representative Hisao Matsubara, in-charge of Corporate Planning , Managing Executive Officer of CMIC HOLDINGS Co., Ltd.



Since its establishment in 1992, CMIC has been a leading CRO (Contract Research Organization) in Tokyo, Japan and has expanded its geographical coverage within Asia, including China, Taiwan, Singapore, Korea and Malaysia, the most rapidly growing market in the world. CMIC has global/Asian clinical trial hands-on experience and expertise and can provide clients with the value-added services to support Phase I-IV clinical trials in various therapeutic areas. In addition to monitoring, DM/STAT and project management services, CMIC offers strategic and regulatory affairs consultation that requires strong networking skills with the regulatory authorities, as well as extensive knowledge of regulatory requirements. Our scope of services encompasses such business functions as Contract Manufacturing Organization (CMO), Contract Sales Organization (CSO) and Site Management Organization (SMO). For details, please visit http://www.cmic-holdings.co.jp/e/