Who we are
The Uriach Group Group is a pharmaceutical company founded in 1838 in Barcelona. It specialises in the Health sector, and is a diversified organisation that is both present and active internationally. Since it was founded, the Group has always maintained an ethical, social position, as well as its independent, family structure.
With more than 170 years history, the Catalan laboratory is the second oldest in Europe. It has always been led by members of the family, and the various generations have added their values, knowledge and effort to all the departments and areas. This way, all the members of the Uriach team contribute together to creating a shared corporate identity and culture.
The management and development model of the Uriach Group
Specialising in the Health sector, the group diversifies its activity and operates in different areas of the market. The international vision of the Uriach Group has marked the development of the company business: more than 150 countries in the five continents. This way, on the one hand foreign products are introduced onto the Spanish market and, on the other hand, medicines are produced and distributed to various points all over the world from the headquarters of the Uriach Group in Palau-solità i Plegamans (Barcelona).
The Group leads the business from an entrepreneurial position: new challenges and opportunities. Innovation is always a central goal and basic element in any company strategy. For the Uriach Group, the business is a long-term project that is viable thanks to teamwork. The Group's leadership and competitive capacity is the result of co-ordinating the talent found in all company areas.
The patient, always a priority
Innovation, the dynamic development of the business and the search for new challenges have just one aim: patient care and wellbeing. Therefore, the maxim of the Uriach Group is trust and reliability. Perseverance is essential to ensuring that patients feel cared for, and the Uriach Group has spent more than 170 years dedicating all its efforts to achieving this.