BC Platforms

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BC Platforms provides powerful genomic data management and analysis solutions to address some of the biggest healthcare challenges today by leveraging the convergence of genomics and healthcare information technologies.
The Company's high performing genomic data management platform enables flexible data integration, secure analysis and interpretation of molecular and clinical information.
BC Platforms’ vision is to revolutionize decision making in drug development to bring clinical benefits to patients.

TypePrivate
Founded1997
HQZürich, CH
Websitebcplatforms.com

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)77(+6%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at BC Platforms

Richard Kivel

Richard Kivel

Chairman of the Board
Tom Gibbs

Tom Gibbs

Board Member
Jari Heikkinen

Jari Heikkinen

Board Member
Tero Silvola

Tero Silvola

CEO
Karen Tay Koh

Karen Tay Koh

Board Member
Timo Kanninen

Timo Kanninen

CSO
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BC Platforms Office Locations

BC Platforms has offices in Zürich, Boston and Espoo
Zürich, CH (HQ)
Bleicherweg 10
Espoo, FI
Vaisalantie 2-8
Boston, MA, US
51 Melcher St
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BC Platforms Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1997

BC Platforms total Funding

$25 m

BC Platforms latest funding size

$15 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

BC Platforms investors

BC Platforms's latest funding round in December 2019 was reported to be $15 m. In total, BC Platforms has raised $25 m
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BC Platforms Operating Metrics

Dec, 2019

Countries Covered

25

Partners (Health and Wellness)

100
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BC Platforms Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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BC Platforms Online and Social Media Presence

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BC Platforms News and Updates

BC Platforms (BCP) Announces CureDuchenne Collaboration to Promote Critical Research & Accelerate Drug Development

ZURICH and NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., June 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Platforms (BCP), a global leader in healthcare data management, analytics, and access and CureDuchenne, a leading global non-profit organisation focused on finding and funding a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, today...

New BC Platforms Partnership with Artisan Biomed to Unlock African Access to Precision Medicine

ZURICH and CAPE TOWN, South Africa, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, BC Platforms (BCP), a global leader in healthcare data management, analytics and access, was pleased to announce a new partnership with Artisan Biomed (Artisan), a genomics services and health solutions provider that...

BC Platforms Partnership to Drive New UK Health Data Research Tool

ZURICH and BOSTON, April 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today BC Platforms (BCP), a global leader in healthcare data management, analytics and access, announced the launch of the new Cohort Discovery (CD) search functionality on the Health Data Research (HDR UK) Innovation Gateway (The Gateway)...

BC Platforms Partners with Genomenon to Boost Rare Disease Diagnostics and Research

ZURICH and BOSTON, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Platforms, a global leader in healthcare data management, analytics and access announced that it has entered a collaboration with AI-driven genomics company, Genomenon (Ann Arbor, Michigan USA). The partnership is focused on two fronts....

BC Platforms, RIKEN and the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) collaborate on artificial intelligence approach to identify people most at risk of from COVID-19

ZURICH and BOSTON, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Platforms, a global leader in clinical and genomic data management, analytics and access, announces that it has joined forces with Japan's RIKEN research institution and the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare ('THL'), in an...

BC Platforms delivers data platform for UK research consortium to improve detection of lung cancer

ZURICH and LONDON, Dec. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Platforms, a global leader in clinical and genomic data management, analytics and access, today announced it is providing its discovery and research platform BC|INSIGHT to enable ground-breaking medical research into the early diagnosis...
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BC Platforms Blogs

BC Platforms Announces CureDuchenne Collaboration to Promote Critical Research & Accelerate Drug Development

Launch of world’s first Duchenne data hub, CureDuchenne Link™, driven by BCP technology, will improve access to critical data and help discover novel disease biomarkers BC Platforms (BCP), a global leader in healthcare data management, analytics, and access and CureDuchenne, a leading global non-pro…

BC Platforms Appoints Kaj Työppönen as CFO to Lead Finance and Strategy

BC Platforms (BCP), a world leader in providing powerful genomic data management and analysis solutions, today announced the appointment of Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Kaj Työppönen to its Management Team at its Zürich headquarters. Mr. Työppönen, who has extensive experience and networks in Heal…

BC Platforms Partners with TripleBlind to Power Federated Artificial Intelligence (AI) Data Privacy Approaches

Supporting BCP’s contribution to €6.5 million Finnish-led PRIVASA project BC Platforms (BCP), a global leader in healthcare data management, analytics and access, announced a new strategic partnership with US-based company TripleBlind to help drive the development of privacy and intellectual propert…

The Best of Both Worlds: Benefits of applying AI/ML in a federated data network

Exponential growth in available data and the associated challenges In recent years, health systems have been generating more and more data. Health records have been transitioning to a digital format and standards for storing and handling such data have been rapidly developing. The growth in healthca…

BC Platforms Partners with Australian Tissue Bank (ABCTB) to Improve Breast Cancer Outcomes

ABCTB joins the world’s top biobanks and healthcare data collections in the Global Data Partner Network BCRQUEST.com BC Platforms, a global leader in healthcare data management, analytics and access announced that it has formed a new data partnership with the Australian Breast Cancer Tissue Bank (AB…

Turning RWD into RWE: External Control Arm for Label Expansion

The post Turning RWD into RWE: External Control Arm for Label Expansion appeared first on BC Platforms.
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BC Platforms Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BC Platforms founded?

    BC Platforms was founded in 1997.

  • Who are BC Platforms key executives?

    BC Platforms's key executives are Richard Kivel, Tom Gibbs and Jari Heikkinen.

  • How many employees does BC Platforms have?

    BC Platforms has 77 employees.

  • Who are BC Platforms competitors?

    Competitors of BC Platforms include PHEMI Systems, Verily Life Sciences and Castor EDC.

  • Where is BC Platforms headquarters?

    BC Platforms headquarters is located at Bleicherweg 10, Zürich.

  • Where are BC Platforms offices?

    BC Platforms has offices in Zürich, Boston and Espoo.

  • How many offices does BC Platforms have?

    BC Platforms has 3 offices.