Getz Pharma (Private) Limited has its head office in Dubai, UAE, and plant operations based in Karachi, Pakistan. Getz Pharma, which is the largest branded generic pharmaceutical company in Pakistan, started its operations in 1995. Since its inception, Getz Pharma has shown unparalleled growth both in qualitative as well as quantitative aspects. According to the IMS, Getz Pharma was ranked 195th out of 200 pharma companies in Pakistan in the year 1995, but in just 15 years, Getz Pharma has achieved the sixth position among 685 pharmaceutical companies and has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing pharma firms in Pakistan. During the last three years, the average growth rate of Getz Pharma has been 22 percent, as compared to the Pakistan pharma industry's average growth rate of 14 percent for the same period. With the current pace, Getz Pharma is destined to become the third-largest pharma company in Pakistan by the year 2013. Currently, more than 900 people are working in the sales and marketing alone – making Getz Pharma one of the largest pharma companies in terms of human resources in sales and marketing.
Getz Pharma is considered the leading pharmaceutical company in terms of manufacturing and marketing experience. Getz Pharma has a well-entrenched leadership position with major shares in hepatology, gastroenterology, diabetology, cardiology and infertility, as well as a strong presence in the following therapeutic areas:
- Infectious diseases
A large number of Getz Pharma brands hold market leadership in their respective classes, including Uniferon and Risek, which are the sixth and 15th largest brands, respectively, in the entire pharma industry in Pakistan. The following brands are market leaders in their respective classes:
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|Terresteris Tribulus Comb
We aim to continue rapid growth in Pakistan by aggressively launching new brands, entering new therapeutic segments, and driving existing brands to market leadership positions. Our vision is to become the third-largest pharmaceutical company in the Pakistan by 2013.
Getz Pharma is associated with Muller & Phipps, the largest distribution company in Pakistan, with an extensive distribution network in 23 locations throughout Pakistan, with a coverage of 33,000 retail outlets.