About Us

At Adjutant Solutions Group, we partner with clients in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries to orchestrate complex projects. We also assist with technical operations and help organizations create a quality culture through all stages of a project.

Like a geodesic dome that gives structural strength using a minimum of materials, we provide the right approach, resources and structure to reinforce our clients’ teams—as much or as little as needed.

Our mission is to help the organizations we serve successfully commercialize drug delivery systems—and to help more people live healthier lives.

Our Team

The quality, commitment and talent of our people set us apart. Each of our program managers, engineers, cost controllers, schedulers, materials managers and technical writers is trained to work closely with your in-house team. Our cofounders bring more than 100 years of experience to your team, as well as a staff of experienced and dedicated employees.

Douglas Austrom, Ph.D.

Douglas Austrom, Ph.D.
Cofounder and Partner

An award-winning professor at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business, Doug brings over 30 years of experience to his clients. He works extensively with leaders and teams around the world, helping them remove obstacles to collaboration and achieve success. Doug shows clients new ways to create high-performance cultures. He’s known for his ability to transform organizations into richer, more positive environments.

Doug Koeneman

Doug Koeneman
Cofounder and Partner

A fierce focus on problem-solving makes Doug a powerful business and innovation leader. His background—an MBA in global business management, more than 30 years of engineering experience, and an exceptional track record of results—gives him a competitive edge. Doug serves as the driving force behind Adjutant Solutions Group’s mission to help create, manufacture and deliver lifesaving medical devices.

Pete Howard, Ph.D.

Pete Howard, Ph.D.
Cofounder, Partner and
General Manager

Pete brings a combination of technical, management and creative experiences to his role as general manager. A former U.S. Navy aeronautical engineer, he also earned a Ph.D. in management from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School. Pete’s 30 years of experience and sensitivity to technological challenges make him an expert at building high-performance teams that consistently deliver results.