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Hikma Looks To Be Partner Of Choice In MENA Region Via Acquisition Of Promopharm

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

Executive Summary

Jordanian drug maker Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC acquired 63.9% of Moroccan branded generics firm Promopharm SA Oct. 3 in a cash deal worth $111.2 million. The acquisition gives Hikma access to the fourth largest pharmaceutical market in the Middle East and North Africa, additional manufacturing capacity and capability, and a perhaps stronger claim to its goal of being a partner of choice for multinationals across the MENA region

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