Who we are

We are the largest privately owned and independent plasma fractionator in the world.

Family-owned since being established in 1983, Octapharma is a global healthcare company headquartered in Lachen, Switzerland. Our products are available in 118 countries and reach hundreds of thousands of patients every year. We focus on three therapeutic areas: haematology, immunotherapy and critical care.

Octapharma is one of the largest human protein product manufacturers. We develop and produce medicines based on human proteins from human cell lines and human plasma, sourced from our own plasma donation centres and other external sources.

Working at Octapharma

Octapharma focuses on long-term success and recognises the value of teamwork. We have a multicultural working environment filled with highly engaged people of diverse backgrounds and talents. Our five company values are: Ownership, Integrity, Leadership, Sustainability and Entrepreneurship. We aspire to embody these values in everything we do, every day.

The Octapharma Vision

Nossa paixão nos conduz a oferecer novas soluções na área de saúde que promovam a vida humana. Esta é nossa visão e serve como ponto de referência orientacional”.

Wolfgang Marguerre
Presidente e Diretor Executivo do Grupo Octapharma

The Octapharma values

Nossos cinco valores da empresa são: Propriedade, Integridade, Liderança, Sustentabilidade e Empreendedorismo   – continuará a orientar todas as nossas decisões e ações.”

Frederic Marguerre
Representante dos Acionistas, Presidente da Octapharma Plasma Inc. EUA

The Octapharma mission

“Nossa missão "for the safe and optimal use of human proteins" - continuamos a investir no crescimento sustentável para ajudar ainda mais as pessoas em suas necessidades ”

Tobias Marguerre
Diretor Geral, Octapharma Nórdica AB


Since 1983, we have imagined a healthier, better world, believing that together we can invest to make a difference in people’s lives. In 2018, we celebrated 35 years of commitment.

Annual Report

The Annual Reports provide a comprehensive overview of Octapharma, explaining who we are and what we do, as well as highlighting our progress against our strategic priorities and financial results.