Cambrex Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1981

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 2,000


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt

  • Financing Rounds
  • 8

  • Investments
  • 12

Cambrex General Information


Provider of drug substance, drug product and analytical services intended to serve the pharmaceutical industry. The company primarily supplies drug substance technologies and capabilities including biocatalysis, application programming interfaces, continuous flow, controlled substances, solid-state science, material characterization in addition to conventional dosage forms including oral solids, semi-solids and liquids and manufactures specialist dosage forms such as modified-release, fixed-dose combination, bi-layer tablets, sterile and non-sterile ointments, enabling pharma companies to accelerate the small molecule therapeutics.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Drug Discovery
Corporate Office
  • One Meadowlands Plaza
  • East Rutherford, NJ 07073
  • United States
+1 (201) 000-0000

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Cambrex Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Cambrex Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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East Rutherford, NJ
2,000 As of 2024
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Cambrex Competitors (24)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Hovione Corporation Loures, Portugal 0000
Cipla Corporation Mumbai, India 00000 000000&0
CordenPharma Private Equity-Backed Plankstadt, Germany 0000 000000000000
Novartis Corporation Basel, Switzerland 00000 0000 000000000 0000
GSK Corporation Middlesex, United Kingdom 00000 000.00 000000000 000.00
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Cambrex Executive Team (22)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Thomas Loewald Chief Executive Officer
Matthew Bio Ph.D Chief Scientific Officer & President, Snapdragon Chemistry
Brandon Fincher President, Early Stage Development & Testing
Troy Player President of Drug Product and Early Stage Development & Testing Business Units
Robert Green Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
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Cambrex Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
00000 0'0000000 Permira Board Member 000 0000
00000 000000 Permira Chairman 000 0000
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Cambrex Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Cambrex Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Cambrex Investments & Acquisitions (12)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Snapdragon Chemistry 18-Jan-2023 0000000000 BPO/Outsource Services 000000 00
Q1 Scientific 01-Jun-2022 0000000000 BPO/Outsource Services 000000 00
Avista Pharma 02-Jan-2019 0000000000 00000 Drug Discovery 000000 00
Halo Pharmaceutical 23-Jul-2018 0000000000 00000 Drug Discovery 000000 00
PharmaCore 07-Oct-2016 Merger/Acquisition 0000 Other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology 000000 00
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Cambrex Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Halo Pharmaceutical Canada Pharmaceuticals Mirabel, Canada 2018
Q1 Scientific BPO/Outsource Services Waterford, Ireland 0000
Cambrex Zenara Drug Discovery Hyderabad, India 0000
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Cambrex Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Halo Pharmaceutical 23-Jul-2018 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
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CoPharma (United States) 30-Oct-2001 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Cambrex FAQs

  • When was Cambrex founded?

    Cambrex was founded in 1981.

  • Who is the CEO of Cambrex?

    Thomas Loewald is the CEO of Cambrex.

  • Where is Cambrex headquartered?

    Cambrex is headquartered in East Rutherford, NJ.

  • What is the size of Cambrex?

    Cambrex has 2,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Cambrex in?

    Cambrex’s primary industry is Pharmaceuticals.

  • Is Cambrex a private or public company?

    Cambrex is a Private company.

  • What is Cambrex’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Cambrex is 00000.

  • How much funding has Cambrex raised over time?

    Cambrex has raised $336M.

  • Who are Cambrex’s investors?

    Permira and C2I Accelerator have invested in Cambrex.

  • Who are Cambrex’s competitors?

    Hovione, Cipla, CordenPharma, Novartis, and GSK are some of the 24 competitors of Cambrex.

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