Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies In India

There are many pharmaceutical companies in India, but just a few are at the forefront of product manufacturing. As per the recent data acquired from sources, a compiled list of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies in India is collected.

The pharmaceutical sector of India is worth US$ 42 Billion and supplies more than 50% of the global demand for various vaccines, 40% of generic demand in the US, and 25% of all medicine in the UK. At a global level, India ranks 3rd in terms of pharmaceutical production by volume and 14th by value. (Source - IBEF)

Let's have a look at the top 10 pharma companies in India.

Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies In India

Below are the top 10 Pharmaceutical companies in India with their key decision-maker contacts.

Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd

Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd is an Indian multinational pharmaceutical company. It has headquarters in Mumbai, Maharastra. Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd has 23038 employees and a revenue of 343.57 Billion. It was founded in 1983. Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd specializes in Formulations, API, US Generics, Speciality brands, and Technically complex formulations.   

Founder of Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd is Dilip Shanghvi. 

The CEO of Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd is Kal Sundaram.

Aurobindo Pharma Ltd

Aurobindo Pharma Ltd is a pharmaceutical company. It has headquarters in HITEC City, Hyderabad, India. Aurobindo Pharma Ltd has 5052 employees and a revenue of 284.04 Billion. It was founded in 1986. Aurobindo Pharma Ltd specializes in API, Formulation, R&D, Enzymes, Vaccines, Biologics, Generics, Specialty, Injectables, and Oncology.  

Founders of Aurobindo Pharma Ltd are  P. V. Ramprasad Reddy and K. Nityananda Reddy.

The CEO of Aurobindo Pharma Ltd is Arvind Vasudeva.

Lupin

Lupin is a pharmaceutical company. It has headquarters in  Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Lupin has 14277 employees and a revenue of 153 Billion. It was founded in 1968. Lupin specializes in Specialty Pharmaceuticals, Complex Generics, Biotechnology, APIs, Drug Delivery Systems, Biosimilars, Biologics, and Global Formulations. It is a public company.    

Founder of Lupin is Desh Bandhu Gupta. 

The CEO of Lupin is Vinita D. Gupta.

Cipla

Cipla is a pharmaceutical company. It has headquarters in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Cipla has 31888 employees and a revenue of 194.25 Billion. It was founded in 1935. Cipla specializes in Pharmaceuticals and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients.   

Founder of Cipla is Dr. Khwaja Abdul Hamied.

The CEO of Cipla is Umang Vohra.

Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd

Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd is an Indian multinational pharmaceutical company. It has headquarters in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd has 19435 employees and a revenue of 193.86 Billion. It was founded in 1984. Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd specializes in pharmaceutical, specialty, biogeneric, API, and generic formulations.   

Founder of Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd is Kallam Anji Reddy. 

The CEO of Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd is Erez Israeli.

Cadila Healthcare Ltd

Cadila Healthcare Ltd is an Indian multinational pharmaceutical company. It has headquarters in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Cadila Healthcare Ltd has 1332 employees and a revenue of 151.39 Billion. It was founded in 1951. Cadila Healthcare Ltd specializes in Finished Formulations, Pre-Clinical/Clinical Trials, Bulg Drugs/API, Agro products, Discovery Research Services, Pharma Machinery, Contract Manufacturing, and generic drugs. It is a private company.   

Founder of Cadila Healthcare Ltd is Patric Stenberg. 

The CEO of Cadila Healthcare Ltd is Pankaj Ramanbhai Patel.

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd is an Indian multinational pharmaceutical company. It has headquarters in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd has 12780 employees and a revenue of 110.38 Billion. It was founded in 1977. Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd specializes in Discovery, Pharmaceuticals, Innovation, Generics, NCEs, NBEs, Specialty Pharmaceuticals, Specialty, Respiratory, Oncology, and Dermatology.    

Founder of Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd is Gracias Saldanha. 

The CEO of Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd is Glenn Mario Saldanha.

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd is an Indian multinational pharmaceutical company. It has headquarters in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd has 7423 employees and a revenue of 80.61 Billion. It was founded in 1959. Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd specializes in Pharmaceuticals: Cardiovascular, Central Nervous systems, gastrointestinal, Diabetology, Anti-infective and Pain management segments, and Women's Healthcare. It is a public company.   

Founders of Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd are Sudhir Mehta and Samir Mehta. 

The CEO of Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd is Chirag Patel.

Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Alkem Laboratories Ltd is an Indian multinational pharmaceutical company. It has headquarters in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Alkem Laboratories Ltd has 9879 employees and a revenue of 90.98 Billion. It was founded in 1973. Alkem Laboratories Ltd specializes in the selling of pharmaceutical generics, formulations, and nutraceuticals.   

Founder of Alkem Laboratories Ltd is Samprada Singh.  

The CEO of Alkem Laboratories Ltd is Mr. Narendra K Aneja.

Divi’s Laboratories Ltd

Divi’s Laboratories Ltd is a manufacturing company. It has headquarters in Hyderabad, Telangana. Divi’s Laboratories Ltd has 954 employees and a revenue of 17.41 Billion. It was founded in 1990. Divi’s Laboratories Ltd specializes in Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs), Intermediates, and Nutraceutical ingredients with predominance. It is a public company.  

Founder of Divi’s Laboratories Ltd is Murali K Divi. 

The CEO of Divi’s Laboratories Ltd is Dr. Kiran Divi.