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Excellence from discovery, CMC to commercial supply delivering exceptional life-improving pharma service to innovators

Exemplary standards from a globally integrated company with one of the most modern API facilities in India and a large GMP plant in Switzerland

Embracing partnerships that utilize our knowledge and experience in time-sensitive supply of drug ingredients

Expertise and innovation from inception to delivery with best-in-class compliance and high levels of competence

Exceptional life means we challenge ourselves every day to reduce our environmental footprint and leave the planet healthy for the next generation

Escientia at a glance

Escientia is a progressive global CRO & CDMO. All our work sits within a natural framework based on balance, geometry and mathematics. Based in the USA, Europe and India our boutique end to end service gives you hybrid flexibility using our experience in science to create life solutions.

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It was great to see all our customers and new contacts in New York. We look forward to seeing you all again soon.

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We are pleased to announce that we will be attending New Jersey, USA for the Chem-Outsourcing event in September 2022.

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Working with us

See how we can work together and how we have successfully helped our clients with complete confidentiality and compliance.


In the Discovery chemistry area, we concentrate on route scouting, focused libraries and supply of pre-clincial material. Complete client confidentiality is of the utmost importance at Escientia for all of our projects.

CMC Process Development

Escientia offers deep expertise in NCE PR&D and AR&D development combined with rapid early phase scale-up and tech transfer to two main sites for late phase and commercial supply.

We are well versed in meeting ICH Q11 requirements and provide the CMC content for you NDA filings. Our knowledge and experience come from our founder who spent 20 years in USA big pharma as a PR&D and CMC leader.


Our two main production sites are located in Basel, Switzerland and Vizag, India. The two sites offer flexible production across a number of different scales. Our Vizag site is a cGMP multi-purpose plant based on 40 acres of land with up to 175m³ reactor capacity.

Our Swiss site was a former big pharma API site and has a long track record of producing globally compliant API’s. With up to 80 reactors and a combined capacity of 250m³ along with a variety of glass lined, stainless steel and Hastelloy reactors and driers. The site meets the highest standards in effluent treatment and energy supply.