USV Private Limited

USV Private Limited (formerly USV Limited) is an Indian multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology company in Mumbai, India.[2] The company operates across 75 countries globally,[3] and is a leading producer of Metformin in India.[4]

USV Private Limited
TypePrivate company
IndustryPharmaceuticals
Founded1961; 61 years ago (1961)
Headquarters,
Key people
Leena Tewari (Chairperson) Prashant Tewari (Managing Director)
ProductsPharmaceuticals (finished dosages, active ingredients, and injectables), Biologics, Custom Peptides, and Cosmeceuticals and Nutraceuticals [1]
Number of employees
5000
Websitewww.usvindia.com

The company was founded by Vithal Balkrishna Gandhi to provide affordable and quality healthcare to every Indian. Leena Tewari, his granddaughter, is the chairperson of the company,[5] and Prashant Tewari is the managing director.[6]

The company is focused on the development of small-molecule active pharmaceutical ingredients along with custom research services for drug development.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "API List: Active Parmaceutical Ingredients, Api pharma, USVIndia". www.usvindia.com. Retrieved 31 December 2020.
  2. ^ a b "USV Limited: Private Company Information – Businessweek". www.bloomberg.com. Retrieved 14 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Uniquely Positioned". www.usvindia.com. Retrieved 31 December 2020.
  4. ^ "India's top-10 selling drugs dominated by diabetes products". www.thepharmaletter.com. Retrieved 31 December 2020.
  5. ^ "Beyond Pipes and Dreams – by Mrs. Leena Gandhi Tewari, an Inspirational Worth Reading Life Story of Vithal Balkrishna Gandhi". The Free Press Journal. 16 July 2013. Retrieved 30 January 2019.
  6. ^ "Prashant Tewari, Usv Pvt Ltd: Profile and Biography – Bloomberg Markets". www.bloomberg.com. Retrieved 31 December 2020.