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Viale Ortles, 12

20139 Milan (Italy)

Tel: +39-02-574-961; Fax: +39-02-574-04620




Key Personnel

Dario Bonacorsi, CEO

Daniele Giavini, Commercial Director

Paolo Morazzoni, Scientific Director

Gregory Ris, Vice President of Sales, Indena USA Inc.

Chris Tower, Director of Sales, Indena USA Inc.

Company Description

Indena is the world's leading company dedicated to the identification, development and production of active principles derived from plants, for use in the pharmaceutical, health-food and cosmetics industries.

Indena, a privately owned Italian company, manages cultivation, manufacturing, and distribution operations in more than 40 countries throughout the world. Indena has around 700 employees, including 10% dedicated to full-time research.

Indena concentrates its efforts on the industrial production of high-quality standardized active principles derived from plants, which are important ingredients in health food products. In fact, the company produces standardized extracts from edible plants that are traditionally recognized as having therapeutic properties, as well as from plants that have proven pharmacological value. Indena introduced standardized extracts in the health food market more than 15 years ago. Only Indena standardized extracts have full chemical characterization backed up by quality, safety and efficacy tests.

Technology, Patents, New Products

In more than 80 years in business, Indena has shown its commitment to research and technology through publishing more than 700 scientific papers and holding more than 130 patents worldwide.

Major Markets

Herbals, Pharmaceuticals, Dietary Supplements, Cosmetics

Major Products

Ginselect[R] Ginseng, Ginkgoselect[R] Ginkgo, Greenselect[R] Green Tea, Leucoselect[R] Grape Seed, Lymphaselect[R] Yellow Sweet Clover, Madeglucyl[R] Syzygium cumini, Mirtoselect[R] Bilberry, Oleaselect[R] Olive Fruit Extract, Opextan[R] Olive Fruit Extract, Phytosome Bioavailable Products, Sabalselect[R] Saw Palmetto, Soyselect[R] Soy Isoflavones


Specialized Services

R & D and scale up of APIs of botanical origin; including bulk actives and advanced intermediates; co-development of new products; process development and custom manufacturing.

Global Capabilities

Indena S.p.A. -- Milan, Italy

Viale Ortles, 12

20139 Milan (Italy)

Phone: +39-02-574-961

Fax: +39-02-574-04620


Indena USA Inc. -- Seattle, WA, USA

811 First Avenue, Suite 218

Seattle, WA 98104

Phone: +1 206 340-6140

Fax: +1 206 340-0863

Indena Japan Co., Ltd. -- Tokyo, Japan

KDDI Bdl. 21F. 1-8-1, Otemachi

Chiyoda-Ku Tokyo 100-0004 -- Japan

Phone: +81 3 3243 9924

Fax: +81 3 3243 9925

Indena France S.A.S. -- Paris, France

23, Rue de Madrid

75008 Paris -- France

Phone: +33 1 45229128

Fax: +33 1 45220291

Indena S.A. -- Barcelona, Spain

Gran Via Carles III, 94, 10[degrees], [1.sup.a]

08028 Barcelona -- Espana

Phone: +34 93 3303566

Fax: +34 93 4110246

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Date:Mar 1, 2008
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