Who we are

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  • A leading global Contract Development & Manufacturing Organisation (CDMO), providing advanced delivery technologies, formulation and manufacturing solutions for drugs
  • We offer customers a single source for drug and device development, formulation, manufacturing and fill/finish, from two integrated operating divisions:

The Group

  • The Group's customers include some of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies
  • Significant product invention and development resources in R&D including a separate Innovation team in Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • High barriers to entry: heavily embedded customer relationships, intellectual property, know-how, regulatory approvals, manufacturing complexity and economies of scale
  • Robust finances: profitable, cash generative, low gearing and well supported dividend

Our divisions

Bespak – Devices

  • A global market leader in the development and manufacture of premium drug delivery devices, serving pharmaceutical companies with inhaler, auto-injector, nasal and ocular technologies, and development and manufacturing services
  • Premium capabilities in the manufacture of more than 500 million devices per year in regulated markets
  • One of only a handful of operators globally who have the know-how and expertise to consistently deliver above Six Sigma quality for high volume medical components and devices

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Aesica – drugs

  • A leading pharmaceutical CDMO serving pharmaceutical companies with API and finished dose formulation development and manufacturing services
  • The only independent CDMO with semi-continuous manufacturing capabilities

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United Kingdom

  1. King's Lynn (Bespak manufacturing)
  2. Cambridge (Innovation Centre)
  3. Milton Keynes (Bespak manufacturing)
  4. Nelson (IAC)
  5. Queenborough (Aesica API/FDM/FDD)
  6. Cramlington (Aesica API)
  7. Hemel Hempstead (Consort HQ)


  1. Monheim (Aesica FDM)
  2. Zwickau (Aesica FDM)


  1. Pianezza (Aesica FDM)

Sales presence in China, India, Japan, North and South America