About Sterling Biotech Ltd


Sterling Biotech (partof Sandesara Group)is an Indian pharmaceutical company based in Vadodara, Gujarat. It was established in 1985 to manufacture and market Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs), anti-cancer productsand cholesterol-and lipid-lowering drugs.


The company also manufactures pharmaceutical and nutraceutical gelatine used in pharmaceutical products.


Company Highlights


  • State of the art R&D centres and world-class manufacturing capabilities, including advanced pilot plants for scale up studies, bioreactors and down streaming process equipment.
  • cGMP compliance at all phases of manufacturing.
  • Fermentation facility at the plant in Masar, one of the largest in India.
  • Largest manufacturer of pharmaceutical and nutraceutical gelatinin Asia, and one of the the top five producers of gelatin in the world with a 9.3% market share of the global pharmaceutical gelatin market.


The shares of Sterling Biotech Ltd. are listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), National Stock Exchange (NSE) and Luxembourg Stock Exchange.


Sterling Biotech Limited at-a-glance*


  • Employees 801
  • Total Revenues (31 March, 2017) ~USD 62.34 million

            (?404.17 crores)

  • Manufacturing Facilities: 4


  Approvals& Certifications

  • Kosher
  • ISO 9001 and ISO 14001
  • EDQM


*Source: Sterling Biotech Company Annual Report 2016-17



Sterling Biotech was incorporated on 23rd March 1985 in Mumbai, Maharashtra under the name of Pluto Exports & Consultants Ltd. On 19thApril 1985, the company acquired a Certificate of Commencement of Business to commence production.


On 24th June 1991, the company renamed itself Sterling Tea and Industries Limited to reflect its entry in the tea plantation business.


In the early 1990s, the company changed its name to Sterling Biotech Limited when it entered the pharmaceutical business. Subsequently in 2000, the company exited the tea business altogether.



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  • Chairman and Managing Director                     Mr. Nitin Sandesara
  • Joint Managing Director                                Mr. ChetanSandesara
  • Director                                                Mr. Vilas D Joshi
  • Director                                                Mr. PB Mehta
  • Director                                                Mrs. Mayuri Patel
  • Director                                                Mr. RB Dixit






Sterling Biotech Limited

43, Atlanta Building
Nariman Point
Mumbai - 400 021 
Maharashtra, India


Website: www.sterlingbiotech.in

Tel:  +91-22-66306732
   E-Mail: sterlingbiotech@stergel.com





Sterling Biotech Limited
Sandesara Estate, Atladra
Padra Road, Vadodara - 390 012
Gujarat, India


 Tel: +91-265-2680720, 2680730
Fax: +91-265-2680257, 2680732
E-mail: sterling_gelatin@stergel.com





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