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.
Mechelen, BE
Size (employees)
578 (est)+6%
Galapagos was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Mechelen, BE
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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
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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 Online and Social Media Presence

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Galapagos News and Updates

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Fishing boats are turning off anti-collision technology in ways that put millions of people at risk and could cost billions

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