a-tune is supporting research driven organizations with their data and compliance management needs by providing products, technology and expertise. Our slogan “make it simple” is both our mission and our guiding principle – especially when it comes to the handling of complex challenges.
Our customer list includes leading international companies and institutions in academia, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, chemicals and material science in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
a-tune has been founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Germany, with office in the United States and representations in the UK and Australia.
Andreas joined a-tune in 1999 after graduating in Business Administration and Engineering from the Technical University Darmstadt. He gained deep domain knowledge and international experience by leading projects in R&D Data Management within the Pharmaceutical industry. Called to the management board in 2004 and being CEO since 2007, Andreas drove the establishment of the tick@lab product suite and the development of a-tune into an internationally recognized provider of R&D Data & Compliance Management solutions.
As General Manager US, Joseph “Pat” Guider is responsible for the development of the a-tune market, brand and operations in the Americas and the Asia-Pacific region. He joined a-tune in 2012 having more than 25 years background in the industry in diverse positions requiring and sharpening his entrepreneurial strengths and skills in International Sales, Marketing, Business Development and Operations. Pat has achieved degrees in Business, Economics and a Master’s in Public Administration.
As VP, Services, Christoph Acker is responsible for the consulting team of a-tune delivering services on and around a-tune and partner products. In addition, Christoph oversees the development of a-tune’s Enterprise and Efficiency products for R&D Data Management and Data Integration. Christoph graduated from University for Applied Sciences Giessen (today THM) with an MSc in Computer Science. He joined a-tune in 1999 as a developer and technical consultant, delivering projects within the pharmaceutical, insurance and automotive industry. After developing a proven track record in supporting R&D Data Management, he took a leading role in driving the evolution of a-tune into what is the R&D data management expert of today.
a-tune is the IDBS Service Partner for German speaking areas. Our service portfolio covers process analysis and design, implementation projects, training as well as operational support. Our Enterprise and Efficiency Applications complement the IDBS product suite for maximized benefit. www.idbs.com
a-tune is implementation and service partner of Sparta Systems‘ Quality Management System software TrackWise. a-tune’s holistic service portfolio covers the all project phases and actual operations and support. Our Enterprise and Efficiency Applications complement the Sparta product suite for maximized benefit. www.spartasystems.de
As a Microsoft Certified Partner, a-tune provides support and expertise around .Net, Microsoft Server, Database and Data Analysis Technologies. www.microsoft.com
a-tune’s service portfolio covers all questions regarding the use of Oracle database technologies; we are also happy to help you with acquiring and licensing your Oracle products. www.oracle.com
As a silver solution Advisor, a-tune provides support and expertise around your questions regarding the virtualization of your IT systems with CITRIX technologies and products. www.citrix.com
Distributor for tick@lab with regional focus on Poland and Eastern Europe. animalab.pl
Distributor for tick@lab with regional focus on Spain and South America. www.intelligentpharma.com