Napp Pharmaceutical Holdings

This Cambridge company has been developing drugs to treat severe pain since the 1980s. It specialises in prolonged-release medications and says it produced the first such morphine tablets for cancer patients. The business now supplies more than 15 pain-killing medicines and has developed treatments for asthma and rheumatoid arthritis.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank86
CompanyNapp Pharmaceutical Holdings
ActivityPharmaceuticals maker
LocationCambridge
Sales £m*289.3
Operating profit £m*64.2
Main shareholdersSackler Family trusts (50%), Pacific Moon Corp (50%)
Staff768
Founded1997
Websitewww.napp.co.uk

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda