Life Sciences is a highly complex industry. Most Life Sciences companies find themselves faced with uncertainty regarding "Product Development" at one time or another. We have more than decades of experience working with Life Science companies at each development stage: start-up to global public company. 
Since 2015 we have supported more than 40 companies with services including regulatory strategy, clinical developmentpipeline and portfolio optimization, M&A due diligence and compliance and training. The Ayd Group BioPharma Consulting Group, LLC can help companies, scientifically, strategically or operationally  to:
  • Navigate complex and frequently changing regulations,
  • Engage and interact with regulatory agencies,
  • Guide companies through the entire drug development process,
  • Keep your product relevant in the market after commercial approval, i.e., "Lifecycle Management"
  • Assess organizational effectiveness, and
  • Help fill critical interim leadership positions.


Sharon W. Ayd, Ph.D., MBA

Founder &  Chief Executive Officer

Sharon Ayd, is the primary owner and Principal Consultant at Ayd BioPharma Consulting Group, LLC ("Ayd Group"). Sharon is a biopharmaceutical industry veteran with more than 30-years’ experience in developing and commercializing all types of prescription drugs, i.e., Branded/Novel, Specialty, Rare/Orphan, Generic, Biosimilar and combination products (drug/device). 

Sharon has worked in four multinational Pharma companies and been a Founder or C-level in three startup biotech companies. She has an established record of value creation for Life Sciences companies by; leading international drug programs from discovery through clinical evaluation, regulatory review/approval process, product launch and lifecycle maintenance. She has participated in taking startups through the fund raising process to IPO. She is also recognized for helping client companies become more profitable by optimizing business strategy as well as organization structure and operations.


Education: University of Illinois at Chicago (Ph.D., Biopharmaceutical Sciences); Lewis University (MBA, Marketing & Finance); Northeastern Illinois University (BS, Chemistry)

Interesting Facts: A published author, adjunct professor at Northwestern University, Pritzker Law School, For Profit/Not For Profit Board Member, 5th generation decendent of Swedish imigrants, world traveler and sailor.


My Team: A network of hand picked, highly qualified and vetted subject matter experts. Available as needed to compliment myself and to tackle a challenge when a team of individuals is called for. This approach allows us to "right size" the resources assigned to your project as peaks and valleys demand. Collectively we have hundreds of years of relevant experience in Life sciences.

Alliance PartnersOn occasion, Ayd BioPharma Consulting Group, LLC will partner with select service/solution providers. They must meet our strict embodiment for ethics, quality, use fiscally sound business practice and possess deep subject matter expertise.


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