Show results for
  • Sygnature
  • News
  • Drug Discovery
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Events
  • Vacancies

COVID-19 and business continuity

This article outlines a message from Simon Hirst, CEO and Founder of Sygnature Group.

I wanted to tell you about the measures that Sygnature Group, comprising Sygnature Discovery and RenaSci, is implementing relating to the COVID-19 outbreak to ensure the business continues uninterrupted.

As a company which has always invested significantly in our informatics and IT infrastructure, Sygnature is well prepared to manage modern teams and flexible working.  As such we feel that we are well positioned to adapt our workflows to minimise the impact of the current situation.

Our top priorities are to continue running client projects without disruption, and the wellbeing and health of our staff.  As a response to the developing situation we have made some changes to our normal practices and put in place contingency plans to allow further changes if they are required.

These changes include:

  • Moving to replacing client visits to virtual meeting formats
  • Minimising the number of staff attending work at any one time, which will encompass home working for non-lab-based staff members and changing working patterns for lab-based scientific staff, such as shift working and/or moving to a 7-day operational mode
  • Encouraging staff to minimise all travel during this period

Currently we are not experiencing any project delays or disruptions and we believe our current state of readiness will ensure this remains the case.  In summary, Sygnature Group is responding to the COVID-19 situation in a manner that we believe is both proportionate and in-line with current UK government guidance.  We will be responsive to any changes in this dynamic situation and if you have any questions about your projects then please contact us via any of the contact form.

Yours faithfully

Dr Simon Hirst
CEO and Founder

Latest News

View All

Sygnature Discovery wins Medilink Outstanding Achievement Award

Sygnature Discovery expands DMPK capabilities with acquisition…

Sygnature and RenaSci strengthen drug abuse leadership…

Sygnature Discovery boosts senior management team with…

Get in Touch

For more details on how we can provide innovative support to your project please use this contact form.

CTA Form

The information you supply will be processed in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679. For further details about how Sygnature Discovery collects, uses and stores personal data, please refer to our Website Privacy Notice available here.