Year Founded: 1894
Number of Employees (Group): 550
Dr. Peter Kapferer, Head of Business Development and R&D
Daniel Antille, Chief Executive Officer
Valsynthese is a subsidiary of Société Suisse des Explosifs Group.
Since its foundation in 1894, the group has acquired broad
experience in the field of civil explosives, and since the seventies
has gradually developed its expertise into hazardous and high
energetic chemistry. Valsynthese is devoted to delivering high
quality services to the pharmaceutical and chemical industry.
Valsynthese offers custom synthesis and contract manufacturing
of chemical intermediates and APIs. The company provides
customers with complete solutions from process development
to industrial production and from preclinical to commercial
quantities. Services include full regulatory support from process
validation, stability testing to preparation of documents, such as
CMC document and Drug Master File, required for registration.
Valsynthese is committed to ever greater levels of achievement
in environmental and safety, as well as quality and regulatory
Valsynthese core expertise in hazardous and high energetic
chemistry comprises the following specific reactions: Bromination,
Chlorination, Reaction with high pressure gasses such as
isoprene, Nitration, Oxidation, Azide chemistry, Hydrogenation,
Grignard and Nitroglycerine formulations.
Recently Valsynthese has broadened its technology platform with
Phosgene chemistry. The versatility of Phosgene chemistry opens
the door to a large range of new syntheses. Continuous in situ
generation of Phosgene guarantees a high level of safety when
producing on a commercial scale.
From development to production, Valsynthese matches the
quality standards required by its customers. Valsynthese operates
under two quality systems: cGMP certified by Swissmedic, the
national Health Authority, or ISO 9001:2008 certified by SQS.
Valsynthese valorises its customers by providing high level
services based on a competent and experienced human capital
fully committed to developing competitive solutions in a safe
environment with a strong ethical responsibility. Valsynthese is the
value added key partner for its customers in the pharmaceutical
and chemical industry.