pharma, med device, biotech project management consultants
We are a management consulting firm specializing in large, complex business change initiatives that result in superior efficiency and results.

Our Partners Kevin Wysocki, Deb Bartel, Joe Cunningham and Rob Turner have been effectively leading large scale organizational change for decades. We bring the depth of PM experience your team is looking for.

Meet Our Team


Implementation Excellence

Chicago Business ConsultantsOur project execution methodology creates superior results. We use Lean Six Sigma-focused techniques that drive transformation and enable us to plan, perform, and take operations to the next level. Our client delivery teams are dynamic and remain highly responsive to the changing needs of your organization as they grow and develop.


Large Business Change Experience

Large Business ConsultantWe are proactive partners, committed to your future. We serve as trusted advisors with an extensive track record in developing effective leadership strategies that have far-reaching impact. Our comprehensive suite of services work in concert to help you operate at maximum potential by resolving broad-scale functional issues and by enhancing broad-reaching departmental synergies.

We focus on Life Sciences organizations

Life Sciences ConsultantsWe have unparalleled knowledge of the Life Sciences value chain. Our experts work with Life Sciences organizations because that’s what we know best. Based on our advanced business management credentials and practical solutions, we provide best-in-class consultation for the top global pharmaceutical/biotech, medical device, and U.S. health care organizations.


Company History

praxis life sciences chicago officePraxis was founded in 1996. Since then, we have established enterprise-level relationships that have helped Fortune 1000 firms move their strategic initiatives from Vision to Reality®. Now, after more than twenty years of growth, we are a team of highly seasoned consultants who work directly with key decision-makers and stakeholders in the life science and health care industries. We often serve in the role of trusted advisor and are uniquely capable of sharing exceptional project management and business transformation skills with global organizations and maintain a personal stake in the process and delivery of client outcomes.

Our exceptional processes and skills are designed to assist companies with:

  1. Large-scale change
  2. Functional area challenges, and
  3. Program/project management.

Our Founding Partner

Kevin Gerner Praxis Life Sciences PartnerKevin Gerner has over thirty-five years of experience specializing in strategic planning, management consulting, program/project management, and designing solutions for complex business problems.

Kevin worked at Eli Lilly & Company, Ernst & Young, IBM, and Dome Systems before founding Praxis. He assisted clients from a number of industries including life sciences, healthcare, insurance, and utilities. Kevin retired from Praxis in 2017.


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