Our Capabilities

Advancing the Efficiency of Drug Development through Innovation

Developing new drug therapies and providing them to patients is a complex process. At Certara, we have brought together a unique set of disciplines and technologies to address those underlying factors. We are the industry leader in applying a quantitative decision-making framework across the drug development life cycle, bridging from safety and efficacy to effectiveness.

Certara services and software span the drug development lifecycle—from discovery to patient access.

What Makes Us Different

Supporting the Development and Approval of Hundreds of New Drugs

Our work covers virtually all therapeutic areas, including oncology, immunology, rare disease, CNS, metabolic and infectious disease and complex biologics. We support the development and patient access challenges associated with special populations, such as pediatrics, geriatrics, co-morbidity and global health. We have unmatched expertise working under unique regulatory programs, such as breakthrough, orphan and priority review, in concert with all major regulatory and global health authorities.

Certara’s multidisciplinary teams work with both large pharma and emerging biotech — across all geographies


of all novel drugs approved by FDA over the past 4 years were supported by Certara software and/or services


global regulatory and health authority submissions in the past 4 years


active customers in 60 countries

Our Approach

Strategic, Programmatic Approach to Optimizing Core R&D Decisions

Certara uses a proven methodology and process to:

  • Pressure test drug development strategies
  • Inform go/no go portfolio options
  • Develop targeted and more efficient clinical trials
  • Select first-in-human dose and regimen
  • Bridge efficacy and safety
  • Capture value from randomized clinical trials and real world evidence
  • Plan optimal global regulatory filing strategy and operations
  • Inform on comparative effectiveness and commercial potential
  • Create the value story and evidence package for payers

Certara applies its unique portfolio to strengthen probability of success

Our Team

Applying our Multidisciplinary Talent to Accelerate Change

As innovators and disruptive thinkers, we are dedicated to helping our clients develop new therapies and target new unmet medical needs. This requires a diverse team of scientists, mathematicians, software developers, writers and many others coming together to deliver on a promise of improving health worldwide. Today, we employ 850 talented individuals across four continents, each working to deliver ‘medicines that matter.’

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Certara continues to build a strong team, so we can make a world of a difference


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