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Santen is a specialized pharmaceutical company focusing on ophthalmology. It provides a range of therapies to address glaucoma, dry eye, allergy, cataract, astigmatism, diabetic retinopathy, muscae volitantes, and other medical conditions.
HQOsaka, JP
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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)4,073
Share Price (Oct 2020)¥2.1 K
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Santen

Akira Kurokawa

Akira Kurokawa

Representative Director of the Board, Chairman
Shigeo Taniuchi

Shigeo Taniuchi

Representative Director of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
Takeshi Ito

Takeshi Ito

Director of the Board, Executive Corporate Officer, Head of Japan Business, Head of Japan Sales & Marketing Division
Kanoko Oishi

Kanoko Oishi

Director of the Board
Kazuo Koshiji

Kazuo Koshiji

Senior Corporate Officer, Corporate Administration, Chief Financial Officer(CFO), Head of Finance and Administration Division
Minori Hara

Minori Hara

Corporate Officer, Chief Information Officer (CIO), Head of Information Systems Division
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Santen Office Locations

Santen has offices in Osaka, Hodatsushimizu, Ikoma, Emeryville and in 17 other locations
Osaka, JP (HQ)
4-20 Ōfukachō, Kita-ku
Ikoma, JP
Osaka, JP
3 Chome Shimoshinjo, Higashiyodogawa Ward
Suzhou Shi, CN
169 Tinglan Alley, Wuzhong Qu
Tampere, FI
Niittyhaankatu 20
Vantaa, FI
Karhumäenkuja 3
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Santen Financials and Metrics

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Closing stock price (16-Oct-2020)

Santen's current market capitalization is ¥827.9 b.
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Santen News and Updates

Global Anti-Glaucoma Drugs Market: COVID-19 Impact And Analysis, Market Drivers, And Trends (Companies Covered: Allergen Plc, Novartis AG, Santen Pharmaceuticals Co, Ltd., Akorn, and Pfizer)

The Business Research Company’s report on the global antiglaucoma drugs market outlines the impact of COVID-19 on the ophthalmology drugs industry and its segments, including the antiglaucoma drugs market. During the peak lockdown periods in 2020, many pharmaceutical companies shifted focus from dev…

Santen and Orbis International Announce Long-term Partnership to Tackle the Increasing Burden of Eye Diseases

NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Santen Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (hereinafter, Santen) and Orbis International (hereinafter, Orbis) today announced a long-term, ten-year partnership to tackle the increasing burden of eye diseases in low- and middle-income countries, especially in...

Santen and RVL Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an Osmotica Company, Enter into an Exclusive License Agreement in Japan, Asia, and EMEA for RVL-1201, a First-in-Class Treatment for Acquired Blepharoptosis

OSAKA, Japan and BRIDGEWATER, N.J., July 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Santen Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd (hereinafter, Santen) and RVL Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a subsidiary of Osmotica Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: OSMT) (hereinafter, Osmotica), announced today an exclusive license agreement covering the…

Santen Announces U.S. FDA Acceptance of Premarket Approval (PMA) Application for DE-128 (MicroShunt) for Review

OSAKA, Japan, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Santen Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (hereinafter, Santen) today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the Premarket Approval (PMA) application for DE-128 (MicroShunt) for review. DE-128 is an investigational...

Asia Dealbook: Eko buys ConvoLab; Plano snags investment from Santen

Thai workplace app Eko has acquired local AI chatbot firm ConvoLab for an eight-figure-dollar sum. The post Asia Dealbook: Eko buys ConvoLab; Plano snags investment from Santen appeared first on DealStreetAsia.

Santen and Singapore's Health-tech Start-up, Plano Form a Strategic Alliance to Tackle the Global Burden of Myopia

OSAKA, Japan and SINGAPORE, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Santen Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (hereinafter, Santen) and Plano Pte. Ltd (hereinafter, Plano) today announced a strategic alliance to tackle the global burden of myopia. Under this strategic alliance, Plano has secured an...
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Santen Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Santen founded?

    Santen was founded in 1890.

  • Who are Santen key executives?

    Santen's key executives are Akira Kurokawa, Shigeo Taniuchi and Takeshi Ito.

  • How many employees does Santen have?

    Santen has 4,073 employees.

  • Who are Santen competitors?

    Competitors of Santen include GT Biopharma, Reata Pharmaceuticals and Pulmatrix.

  • Where is Santen headquarters?

    Santen headquarters is located at 4-20 Ōfukachō, Kita-ku, Osaka.

  • Where are Santen offices?

    Santen has offices in Osaka, Hodatsushimizu, Ikoma, Emeryville and in 17 other locations.

  • How many offices does Santen have?

    Santen has 30 offices.