Laila Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd, an enterprise into drug discovery, was established in 2008 with the main objective of finding new therapeutic leads from phytopharmaceuticals and NCE’s.
Laila Pharmaceuticals is a part of the Laila group of companies, based at Vijayawada, consisting of nutraceuticals , food supplements, sugar industries, paper mills, agrifoods business, financial enterprises, educational institutions like engineering and medical colleges, hotels and resorts, information technology, real estate business, power, tourism and now Pharmaceuticals.
At the global level, Laila is recognized for its pioneering work in integrating phytopharmaceuticals and modern science for developing premium high quality novel bio-active leads from botanicals. Laila employs modern techniques to standardize the phytochemicals and principal ingredients to study various novel uses and therapeutic applications.
With over 32 years of expertise in the Herbal industry, Laila is the trusted partner for many leading pharmaceutical companies in India for their natural product requirements. As the largest exporter of herbal extracts from India, Laila is the preferred partner in over 25 countries worldwide. Laila manufactures and exports over 300 standardized botanical extracts, several phytochemicals and marker compounds to the international market.
National R&D award winner for best in-house R&D
In 2007, in the chemical and allied industry segment, Laila was adjudged the best R&D driven Indian enterprise over many other bigger companies.
IP−intensive and R&D driven enterprise
Laila Impex is an R&D driven enterprise. Over 20 patents were filed by Laila in 2007 alone, compared to the 40 odd patents in its entire history. The patent portfolio comprises of more than 10 US patents, and patents in major jurisdictions. Currently about 16 provisional patents are lined up to file for 2008.
Laila Phramaceuticals is chaired by Dr. Ganga Raju. Dr. C.N. Ramchand heads the company as its President and CEO. Mr. Kiran Bhupatiraju and Mr. Rama Raju are key members of the executive team and are full time directors. Laila Pharmaceuticals is fully supported for its scientific endeavors by senior scientists from Laila group.