R&D: Transformation frees up more resources for innovation

Our recently transformed R&D ways of working have freed up time and resources for new, innovative programmes so we can create additional value and make a difference to patients.

Our transformed R&D organisation:

  • Uses simple ways of working to be more efficient and transparent
  • Engrains a continuous improvement and collaboration mindset across the organisation
  • Builds on our Company values and behaviours reinforcing the Vectura culture
  • Is embraced and driven by employees at all levels of the Company
New ways of working has transformed R&D at Vectura


01 Science and innovation

  • Optimising time and resources to create capacity for new, highly valuable programmes that will benefit patients with high unmet medical needs.

02 Project delivery

  • Driving efficiencies in existing programmes, allowing us to invest more time and resources in value-added work to accelerate task completion and/or maximise capacity.

03 Resource planning

  • Improving accuracy of plans and forecasting
  • Leveraging consistent standard cycle times across projects

04 Performance leadership

  • Improving people management practices with a focus on staff development and coaching in order to build employee capability
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