About Preglem SA
PregLem is a Swiss-based specialty biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialisation of innovative drugs for women’s reproductive medicine. The company was founded in 2006 by Ernest Loumaye, a specialist in female reproductive medicine, and Eric Rolin, a finance executive in the pharmaceutical industry. PregLem’s name reflects the company’s goal of addressing unmet needs in gynaecology and infertility and its geographical location near Lake Geneva (“Lac Leman” in French).
PregLem is supported by a Scientific Advisory Board comprising the heads of reproductive medicine departments from major European academic institutions. PregLem’s team expertise is in Clinical Product Development, Regulatory Affairs and Sales and Marketing of innovative products in women’s health.
On 7th October 2010, Gedeon Richter Plc. announced the acquisition of PregLem SA and PregLem became a member of the Richter Group.
About Gedeon Richter
Gedeon Richter Plc., headquartered in Budapest/Hungary, is a major pharmaceutical company in Central Eastern Europe, with an expanding direct presence in Western Europe. Richter’s consolidated sales were approximately EUR 1.1 billion (US$ 1.5 billion), while its market capitalization amounted to EUR 2.1 billion (US$ 2.5 billion) in 2014.
The product portfolio of Richter covers almost all important therapeutic areas, including gynaecology, central nervous system, and cardiovascular areas. Having the largest R&D unit in Central Eastern Europe, Richter’s original research activity focuses on CNS disorders. With its widely acknowledged steroid chemistry expertise, Richter is a significant player in the female healthcare field worldwide. Richter is also active in biosimilar product development.Visit Gedeon Richter website