History & Awards

In 1976, Dr. Andreas Pittas began with just eight employees (most of whom still work in the company to this day) and three machines: for tablet making, capsule filling and packaging. Within 40 years, Medochemie has transformed into one of the top generic pharmaceutical manufacturing companies in the world.

  • Green Dot (Cyprus) Honoree Award 2015 for significant contribution to the environmental sustainability

  • European Union award for "Outstanding Business Performance" - 3 times

  • "Cyprus Special Exports Award" - 2 times

  • In Business Award in 2008 in the category "Industry – Transformation"

  • In Business Award in 2012 in the category "Best Business"

  • "Ruban d’ Honneur" distinction in the 2013/14 European Business Awards. Placed among the top 10 companies across Europe in the field of exports

  • "Chemical Industry Safety" award for top-quality safety performance - 4 times

  • Environmental Keeper Gold Award 2018” awarded by the President of the Cyprus Republic, Mr. Nicos Anastasiades, as part of the Pancyprian Environmental Awards for Organizations and Businesses.

  • ''Honorary Cyprus Exports Award'' for winning an Export Award for more than 10 times

  • Certfied to the international standard «Investors In People»

  • "Model European Pharmaceutical Company" by the Cypriot Presidency of the EU in 2012

  • "National Public Champion" for Cyprus in 2014/15 European Business Awards

  • "Special Recognition" from the humanitarian organization MSF (Médecins Sans Frontières) for social and charity services in 2004

  • "Cyprus Exports Award" for Industry - 13 times

  • Special architecture award for the design of our AZ manufacturing unit