Hungarian multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology company, which is the largest pharmaceutical manufacturer in Eastern and Central Europe and has offices in more than 40 countries. Founded in 1901 by the pharmacist Gedeon Richter, it plays a leading role in the development of Hungarian medicine. The company's head office is located in Budapest.
The company is engaged in the sale of various medical products and the development of new medical projects (mainly against diseases of the cardiovascular and central nervous system, as well as for women's health). Has its own stock listing on the Budapest Stock Exchange and secondary listing on Euronext, with a market capitalization of approximately US $ 4 billion (the third largest on the Hungarian Stock Exchange).