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Meet the Leaders in APIs and Excipients

The trends in ingredient manufacturing are undeniable. A growing market for innovative APIs, generics, and bio coupled with improved awareness for the environment, more sustainable ingredients, and better waste management are transforming the landscape. All this means incredible opportunity to expand business globally—and the CPhI Manufacturing and Ingredients Zone is where you’ll make it happen.

Global pharmaceutical sales are expected to grow at CAGR of 3% - 6% with High-potency APIs (HPAPIs) and Generic APIs leading the way.

The global active pharmaceutical ingredient market is estimated to reach $186 billion by 2020.

There is a rise in the global burden of chronic and lifestyle diseases increasing utilization of parenteral products.

Healthcare policy-makers and payers are increasingly mandating what doctors can prescribe. Governments are beginning to focus on prevention rather than treatment.

Products & Services Found in the CPhI Zone Include:

CPhI North America the only place you’ll meet all the influencers and find the latest solutions and innovations to better understand this evolving and complex market. Get everything you need to:

  • Meet the strict regulations for the API supply chain to ensure full traceability
  • Stay ahead of the competition by mitigating the limitations imposed by regulatory requirements
  • Keep up with policy-makers and payers increasing mandates on what doctors can prescribe
  • Secure a foothold in the global active pharmaceutical ingredient market—estimated to reach $186 billion by 2020

APIs & Generic APIs

Alkaloids | Amino Acids | Antibiotics | Antibodies | Cytokines | Enzymes | Hormones & Synthetic Substances | Peptides | Phospholipids | Probiotics | Prostaglandins | Sera and Vaccines

Custom Manufacturing

API Contract Manufacturing | Custom Manufacturing (general category) | Custom Manufacturing of Dosage Form Drugs | Custom Manufacturing/Exclusive Synthesis of Fine Chemicals | Exclusive synthesis of API’s, Immunochemistry, Purification and Separation Techniques


Antimicrobial Preservatives | Antioxidants | Capsules/Encapsulation | Coating Agents | Colour and Dispersions | Drug Delivery Systems | Drug Formulation (general category) | Emulsifying/Solubilising Agents | Flavours and Perfumes | Glidants | Ointments Bases | Solvents | Suppository Bases | Suspending/Viscosity Increasing Agents | Sweetening Agents, Tablet Filler-Binders

Natural Extracts

Animal extracts | Dietary fiber | Dietary supplement ingredients | Food additive | Functional food ingredients | Nutraceutical and cosmeceutical ingredients | Plant extracts

Who Will You Meet?

Advisor - API Sourcing - Eli Lilly and Company
API Lead - Pfizer
API Procurement Manager - Novartis
Assistant Manager, API Sourcing - RiconPharma LLC
Assoc. Director of API and Drug Product Sourcing and Supplier Relationship - Merck Animal Health
Associate Director of Capital Projects - Bristol Myers Squibb

Associate Director, API Ops - Bristol Myers Squibb
Associate Director, Scientific Affairs - Sandoz
Associate Director, Strategic Sourcing - Novartis
Category Manager Global Procurement - Bristol Myers Squibb
CEO - API's - Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Inc.
Director Global API Procurement - Janssen

Director, Global Procurement - Pfizer
Director, Global Procurement API and Intermediates - Merck Sharp & Domhe
Director, Procurement - Merck
General Manager, Formulation Technologies, Manufactured Excipients - Colorcon
Head of API Portfolio, North America - Siegfried USA, LLC

Manager Procurement API, Excipients, Ingredients - Bayer
Purchasing Manager - Baxter Healthcare
Sandoz API Procurement Head - Novartis Business Services
Senior Director, R&D API Sourcing - Mylan
Vice President, API/CSA Contract Manufacturing - Pfizer
VP, API & Formulation Development - DavosPharma

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