Mission & Vision

Mission
To manufacture & supply products with quality and excellency & to contribute to improve the population’s health & well-being.
Vision
To lead the national pharmaceutical market, to be recognized as a multinational conglomerate from Bangladesh and stand out as a model of efficiency & trust to our collaborators, consumers, health care professionals & society.

Our Story

Eskayef is one of the leading pharmaceutical companies in Bangladesh with global accredititations of UK MHRA, EU GMP, VMD UK, TGA Australia, ANVISA Brazil etc. The history of Eskayef traces back to 1979, when the company was incorporated in Bangladesh as a subsidiary of the world-renowned multinational pharmaceutical comapany, SK&F (SmithKline & French ,USA) .

In 1990, Bangladesh operation of SK&F was acquired by Transcom Group in the wake of the merger between SmithKline & French, USA and Beecham, UK. That was the first instance of taking over of any multinational company by a Bangladeshi entity. After the acquisition, the new company was named Eskayef Bangladesh Limited. As Eskayef continued to increase its global presence, in 2017, it was renamed as Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Ltd. At present, Eskayef has global presence in 65 countries across Europe, America, Australia, Africa and Asia.

Eskayef manufactures and markets a wide range of therapeutic drugs, bulk pellets and animal health and nutrition products. Over the years, it has emerged as one of the most trusted, quality driven and scientific information based companies in the eyes of doctors and patients.

History
1979

In 1979, the company was incorporated in Bangladesh as a subsidiary of the world-renowned multinational pharmaceutical company SmithKline & French (SK&F), USA.

SmithKline & French (SK&F), USA.
1990

In 1990, SmithKline & French's Bangladesh operation was acquired by Transcom Group in the wake if the merger between SmithKline & French, USA and Beecham, UK. That was the first instance of taking over of any multinational company by a Bangladeshi entity. After the acquisition, the new company was named.

Eskayef Bangladesh Limited.
2017

In 2017, As Eskayef continued to increase its presence in the international arena, this led to the company emerging as, Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Limited.

Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Limited.

Founder Chairman

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Latifur Rahman

Aug 28, 1945 – July 01, 2020

Founder Chairman
  • Transcom Group
Former Executive Member
  • International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
Former Vice President
  • ICC Bangladesh
Former Executive Member
  • Nestle Bangladesh Limited, Holcim Cement Bangladesh Limited
Former President
  • Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and industry, Dhaka
Former Member Governing Body
  • BRAC (World's Largest NGO)

Accolades

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Managing Director & CEO

We will continue our journey, staying true to our values, facing challenges with lionhearted bravery and with unstinting determination to outdo all expectations.

We must convert our passion into the driving force to take ourselves to newer heights and create history.

Simeen Rahman

Managing Director & CEO

Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Limited

We will continue our journey, staying true to our values, facing challenges with lionhearted bravery and with unstinting determination to outdo all expectations.
We must convert our passion into the driving force to take ourselves to newer heights and create history.
Simeen Rahman

Managing Director & CEO

Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Limited

Core Values

People

Cornerstone of our success

Quality

Prevention rather than detection

ETHICS

Integrity in every step

COURAGE

Doing the right thing

Excellence

Acquiring success through excellence

Executive Management

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Simeen Rahman

Managing Director & CEO

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MOHAMMAD MOSTAFA HASSAN

Executive Director, Commercial & HR

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KAZI MAHBUB MASUD

Executive Director, Finance

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MD. MOTIAR RAHMAN

Executive Director, Quality Assurance

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ABDULLAH AL WAHID

Executive Director, Plant

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K. M. ARIFUL ISLAM

Executive Director, Plant

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MOHAMMAD IKHTIAR HOSSAIN

Executive Director, Technical

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DR. MOHAMMAD MUJAHIDUL ISLAM

Executive Director, Marketing and Sales

Key Milestones

  1. Commissioning of Faraaz Ayaaz Hossain Building

    Capsule

    Tablet

    Liquid

    MDI

    DPI

    Topical

    LVP

  2. Commissioning of Rupganj Plant

    Animal Health

    Sachets

  3. Approval by UNICEF
    Acquisition of Salna Plant for API Project
    Approval of ISO 14001 & OHSAS 1800

    Environment

    Health & Safety

  4. Commissioning of Sterile Unit at Tongi

    Eye Drops

    Vials

  5. Accreditation by VMD UK
    Starts manufacturing Insulin for Novo Nordisk
    Starts production of Large Volume Parenterals
  6. Accreditation by TGA Australia
    Commissioning of Liquid Sterile Unit at Tongi

    Ampoules

  7. Accreditation by UK MHRA & EU GMP
    Commissioning of Dedicated Cephalosporin Plant
  8. Entry into International Business
    Commencement of production from Tongi Plant
  9. Acquisition of Squibb Plant at Tongi
    Commencement of Animal Health Business
  10. Pioneering of Pellet Technology in Bangladesh
  11. Eskayef starts its journey from Mirpur Plant