Angelini Pharma España: Championing Health on Every Front
Olga Insua, General Manager, Angelini Pharma España
Healthcare isn’t just a necessity; it’s a celebration of life. In the landscape of pharmaceutical excellence, only a few names resonate with the same level of trust and influence. With a history spanning over five decades, Angelini Pharma España chronicles just not a tale of corporate grandeur; but weaves a narrative of healthcare legacy. A legacy that is built on principles, passion, values, and a vision that places patients at the forefront of their healthcare journey.
As we explore the profound journey of this powerhouse, it becomes evident that Angelini Pharma has not merely established itself as a pharmaceutical entity. The company has emerged as a custodian of health, a guardian of well-being, and a transformative force that has shaped the very fabric of healthcare, dominating the European pharmaceutical arena. It acts as a torchbearer for a future where healthcare is not just a service but a promise of continued service with compassion.
From Laboratories to International Eminence
Angelini Pharma’s first step to greatness began with its small steps to success as a pharmaceutical laboratory in the heart of Ancona, Italy, in 1919. A century later, the company evolved into a global force with a direct presence in over 25 countries and products reaching over 70 nations
Inception in Spain: A Pillar of Growth and Innovation
Spain, a nation rich in history and culture, became a pivotal chapter in Angelini Pharma’s narrative in 1978. The acquisition of Farma Lepori marked the beginning of a transformative journey on the Iberian Peninsula. With a strategic focus on Brain Health, ophthalmology, infectious diseases, and Consumer Healthcare, Angelini Pharma España has revolutionized the landscape of Spanish healthcare with innovation and positive transformation. Today, with nearly 200 dedicated employees and a turnover exceeding 84 million euros in 2022, the company’s impact on the Spanish pharmaceutical landscape is profound and indelible.Olga Insua, General Manager for Spain and Portugal, is leading the company toward a future where healthcare transcends borders.
Changing Lives Through Innovation
Angelini Pharma’s commitment to innovation is not a mere proclamation; it’s a relentless pursuit that has shaped the very core of its existence. The company’s ascent from a small pharmaceutical laboratory to a global healthcare leader is punctuated by milestones that have redefined therapeutic landscapes. In the 1970s, a groundbreaking antidepressant with a dual-action mechanism marked a milestone in mood disorder treatment.
Today, Angelini Pharma España doesn’t just lead in Mental Health and Epilepsy; it has pioneered solutions that have reshaped the treatment landscape since the 1970s. The commitment to research and development has yielded milestones in addressing unmet medical needs, from depression to schizophrenia and epilepsy. Today, the company’s research extends to drug-resistant epilepsy, striving to offer effective treatments and prevent the havoc seizures can wreak on patients’ lives.
In Consumer Health, the company boasts highly successful Over-the-Counter (OTC) brands, showcasing a dedication to self-care. A clear example are Juanola pills, which have been sold in Spanish pharmacies since 1906.The diverse portfolio of over-the-counter medications exemplifies their dedication to providing accessible and effective solutions for a wide range of patient groups. Their ongoing research for new formulations aligns with the broader vision of health promotion, where the company actively contributes to individuals’ well-being.
Holistic Healthcare Vision
At the heart of Angelini Pharma’s philosophy is a holistic approach to healthcare. The company’s vision extends beyond the development of medications encompassing a broader perspective of health promotion and disease prevention. The three pillars—development of new therapeutic solutions, promotion of healthy lifestyle habits, and awareness dissemination— extend beyond traditional pharmaceutical boundaries and manifest their unique healthcare perspective. It’s a commitment that not only treats ailments but also enhances the overall quality of life.
Core Values: The Driving Force
In the realm of Angelini Pharma, decisions and operations are guided by unwavering core values. Ethics and responsibility form the bedrock of the work culture that intertwines with a commitment to performance, innovation, and collaboration.
The company’s unique PLAY methodology serves as a beacon guiding day-to-day actions. By prioritizing impact, leading with impact, aligning impact, and fostering a culture of continuous learning, Angelini Pharma España ensures a high-performance, self-organized, and multidisciplinary team collaboration. This unique approach is not just a methodology; it’s a philosophy that nurtures learning, empowerment, and diversity, all serving a common purpose—the care of people.
A Glimpse into the Future
As Angelini Pharma España sets its sights on the future, it paints a vivid picture of a future where healthcare boundaries are pushed, and innovation knows no limits. With a target to surpass 100 million euros in 2024, the company envisions a future where brain health takes center stage in Spain’s healthcare ecosystem. With a targeted emphasis on mental health, infectious diseases, and the expanding ophthalmology division, the company aims to solidify its position in the European pharmaceutical landscape.
Collaborations with strategic Spanish entities signify a concerted effort to amplify the impact of Angelini Pharma’s activities in key areas. This collaborative spirit, coupled with a commitment to addressing societal challenges, reinforces the company’s role as a responsible and visionary contributor to healthcare advancement.
Olga Insua’s Leadership- A Saga of Excellence
Under the astute leadership of Olga Insua, General Manager of Angelini Pharma España and General Manager Ad Interim for Angelini Pharma Portugal, the company continues to soar to new heights. The vision and values instilled by leadership permeate every aspect of Angelini Pharma’s operations, creating a culture of excellence and innovation.
As we turn the pages of Angelini Pharma España’s success, it’s evident that this is a story that transcends borders, industries, and expectations. The company’s impact reverberates through the corridors of healthcare, touching the lives of patients and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. As the healthcare landscape continues to evolve, Angelini Pharma stands tall, as a testament to what can be achieved when a company’s foundation is built on unwavering passion and principles to advancing human well-being.