Galapagos (Euronext: GLPG; OTC: GLPYY) is a mid-size biotechnology company specialized in the discovery and development of small molecule and antibody therapies with novel modes-of-action. The Company is progressing one of the largest pipelines in biotech, with six clinical and over 50 small molecule discovery/pre-clinical programs. Through risk/reward-sharing alliances with GlaxoSmithKline, Lilly, Janssen Pharmaceutica, Merck & Co., Roche and Servier, Galapagos is eligible to receive up to €3.3 billion in downstream milestones, plus royalties. The Galapagos Group has over 800 employees and operates facilities in seven countries, with global headquarters in Mechelen, Belgium.
Company Growth (employees)
Mechelen, BE
Size (employees)
578 (est)+6%
Galapagos was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Mechelen, BE

Key People/Management at Galapagos

Onno van de Stolpe

Onno van de Stolpe

Werner Cautreels

Werner Cautreels


Galapagos Office Locations

Galapagos has an office in Mechelen

Galapagos Financials and Metrics

Galapagos Financials


Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

4.2 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)

Galapagos's current market capitalization is €4.2 b.
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Galapagos Market Value History

Galapagos's Web-traffic and Trends

Galapagos Online and Social Media Presence

Galapagos News and Updates

Celebrity Builds a New Ship for the Galapagos and 9 Other Tourism Trends This Week

This week in tourism, cruise lines were busy. Celebrity Cruises is building a new luxury ship to sail the already expensive Galapagos, and Royal Caribbean is prioritizing new tech. We're more excited about facial recognition streamlining the boarding process than we are about virtual reality dining.…

Celebrity Cruises Is Building a Lux New Ship to Sail the Galapagos

People already pay a pretty penny to sail the Galapagos Islands. Will they spend more to do it on a to new, high-end ship? Celebrity Cruises is banking on it. -Hannah Sampson

All the food and beverages that made Oprah’s Favorite Things list

Oprah has once again released a list of all her favorite things, just in time for the upcoming holiday season. This year’s list includes an array of food and beverage items, including hot sauce, smoked turkey and cakes, among other things.

Proposing Solutions to Overtourism in Popular Destinations: A Skift Framework

As destinations scramble to reduce the impact of tourism on their citizens, foundational work must still be done to create a repeatable framework and process for preventing overtourism. -Andrew Sheivachman

“Ghost poachers” are still at large after the biggest shark-smuggling bust in Galapagos history

On Aug. 13, Ecuadorian authorities intercepted a Chinese ship crossing the Galapagos Marine Reserve, one of the most heavily protected nature reserves in the world.…

Galapagos Company Life and Culture

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