About Us

KPC International is a global supplier of specialized project-related services to the Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical industries, boasting a track record of over 20 years of experience. The company was founded in Cork, Ireland, in 2001 by John Devlin to support the Biotech and Pharma industries in their Commissioning, Qualification, and Validation activities.

Over the years, we’ve become a trusted partner, securing ISO9001 accreditation for our Managed Project and Consultancy/Seconded Services in all stages of Biotech and Pharma plant start-up.

In 2023, we were awarded a silver medal by leading sustainability ratings provider, EcoVadis, placing KPC in the top 25% of companies assessed.

Our team specialize in several key areas:

Commissioning, Qualification, and Validation
Program and Project Management
Tech Transfer and Operational Readiness
Quality and Compliance

KPC is headquartered in Cork, Ireland, with global offices in Switzerland, Singapore, the USA, the UK, and the Benelux.

What Drives us…?

Supporting Clients to deliver life-changing products to people.

At KPC, we firmly believe that our experience in the building and start-up of Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical manufacturing facilities can accelerate the journey to deliver life-changing products to people.

Our team is experienced in both clinical and commercial supply, boasting a proven track record with industry-leading manufacturers across the world. This experience ensures we deliver cost and schedule certainty to pharma and biotech start-up projects, upholding excellence from concept to completion

We are passionate about making a difference, bringing hope, and delivering transformative solutions to patients worldwide.

The KPC Philosophy

Strong Relationships with our clients, employees and partners is a key element to the success of our projects. We bridge the gap between Engineering/Construction Organizations and the Client/Owners/Project & Operations, ensuring a holistic view is maintained from design to sustainability, Concept to Completion.

We adopt a Win:Win approach, employing the best Technical and Best Fit people, continuously encouraging improvement and innovative thinking to ensure the greatest options for clients and the best experience and adventure for our employees.

A foundation of integration, cultural awareness and knowledge sharing contributes to our successful delivery of projects in international locations and with multiple organizations, from large scale multinationals to CMOs.