Based on interviews in LEO Pharma, UCB Pharma and Novo Nordisk, we document how deep-seated changes in the pharmaceutical industry related to increasing demands from payers, the strengthening of the role of patients, changing legal demands, and declining technological opportunity, drive a process of experimenting with business model. We distinguish between three ideal types, namely a traditionalist model (exemplified by Novo Nordisk), the full-blown service-oriented model (UCB Pharma) and the in-between model (LEO Pharma). We describe the changes to the organizational design and management processes that accompany the ongoing process of changing business models in these firms.
|Udgiver||Institut for Strategic Management and Globalization|
|Status||Udgivet - feb. 2014|
|Navn||SMG Working Paper|
- The pharmaceutical industry
- Business model innovation
- Organizational design
Ahrensbach Rasmussen, K., & Foss, N. J. (2014). Business Model Innovation in the Pharmaceutical Industry: The Supporting Role of Organizational Design. Institut for Strategic Management and Globalization. SMG Working Paper, Nr. 4