Biological E

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Biological E (also known as BE, formerly Biological Products Private) is a biological products and pharmaceuticals company that manufacturer and supplies vaccines. It operates 4 strategic business units: Branded Formulations, Speciality Generic Injectables, Synthetic Biology, and Vaccines and Biologics. The Branded Formulations unit supplies Heparin and Noscapine-based cough medications. The Speciality Generic Injectables unit develops and commercializes injectable products, primarily non-biological complex drugs, as well as complex and routine injectable products. The Synthetic Biology unit is focused on making active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) using synthetic biology. The Vaccines and Biologics unit produces Tetanus, Pentavalent, Polyvalent Snake Antivenom, and other vaccines.
HQHyderabad, IN
Employee Ratings4

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)2,317(+9%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)₹9.3 B(+16%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Biological E

Mahima Datla

Mahima Datla

Managing Director & CEO, Vaccines & Branded Formulations
Lakshminarayana Neti

Lakshminarayana Neti

COO, Vaccines & Branded Formulations
Narender Dev Mantena

Narender Dev Mantena

Head, Global Strategy & CEO, Specialty Generic Injectables & Synthetic Biology
Madhusudan Rao

Madhusudan Rao

COO, Specialty Generic Injectables
Bill Hill

Bill Hill

Sudhakar Vadapalli

Sudhakar Vadapalli

Sr. Vice President, HR, IT & Corporate Affairs
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Biological E Office Locations

Biological E has offices in Hyderabad, Kolthur, Cary and Zug
Hyderabad, IN (HQ)
Rd Number 35, Aditya Enclave, Venkatagiri, Jubilee Hills
Hyderabad, IN
18/1&3, Azamabad, Bharat Nagar
Kolthur, IN
Plot No. 1, Biotech Park, Phase II, Kolthur Village
Zug, CH
Rothusmatt 3
Cary, NC, US
203 New Edition Ct
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Biological E Financials and Metrics

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Biological E Revenue

Biological E's revenue was reported to be ₹9.34 b in FY, 2019 which is a 15.3% increase from the previous period.

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Biological E Operating Metrics

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Vaccines Produced, doses

430.09 m452 m483 m

Vaccines Sold, doses

396.44 m325 m305 m


1.68 k1.65 k

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Biological E Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Akorn IndiaAugust 17, 2020
Be Life Sciences, Inc.
Bio E Holdings Inc.

Biological E Revenue Breakdown

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Biological E revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 48.0% from Other Countries and 52.0% from India

Human Capital Metrics

Biological E's employees are reported to be approximately 8% female and 92% male.
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Biological E Cybersecurity Score

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Biological E News and Updates

Biological E. Limited Gets Cdsco Nod to Start Phase Iii Clinical Trial of Its Covid-19 Vaccine Candidate

Biological E. Limited (BE), a Hyderabad-based vaccine and pharmaceutical company, today announced that it has successfully completed the Phase I/II clinical trial of its COVID-19 subunit vaccine candidate in India and received the approval to start the Phase III clinical trial from the Central Drugs…

Biological E Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Biological E founded?

    Biological E was founded in 1953.

  • Who are Biological E key executives?

    Biological E's key executives are Mahima Datla, Lakshminarayana Neti and Narender Dev Mantena.

  • How many employees does Biological E have?

    Biological E has 2,317 employees.

  • What is Biological E revenue?

    Latest Biological E annual revenue is ₹9.3 b.

  • What is Biological E revenue per employee?

    Latest Biological E revenue per employee is ₹4 m.

  • Who are Biological E competitors?

    Competitors of Biological E include Cadila Pharmaceuticals, Mankind Pharma and Macleods Pharmaceuticals.

  • Where is Biological E headquarters?

    Biological E headquarters is located at Rd Number 35, Aditya Enclave, Venkatagiri, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad.

  • Where are Biological E offices?

    Biological E has offices in Hyderabad, Kolthur, Cary and Zug.

  • How many offices does Biological E have?

    Biological E has 5 offices.