NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Integromics, a life sciences software company based in Granada, Spain, has opened its US headquarters at the University City Science Center in Philadelphia, the company said yesterday.
The company said it has expanded into the US in order to be closer to current and prospective customers and business partners.
Integromics said the new office will include sales and marketing, scientific, and customer support staff.
Howard Bilofsky, a senior fellow in the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania and a former senior executive at GlaxoSmithKline, will serve as vice president of the company and lead US operations.
The company offers data management, integration, and analysis solutions for public and private life sciences customers.
Integromics said that the University Science Center offers a “Soft-Landing Program” that assists international companies seeking to expand into the US market by providing space, funding, and "domestic market expertise."