Aiming Excellence in Healthcare with passion for Quality & Service.
Astral had a humble beginning in year 1991 by Dr. Dushyant R. Patel at Vadodara, as a startup manufacturer of import substitution product, Sterile Amoxicillin Sodium - using indigenous technology developed by in house research. Subsequently by facility upgrade with high tech equipment and infrastructure, the company forward integrated into the production of sterile antibiotic powder formulations and thereby established its presence in the pharma sector as one of the state-of-the-art, independent and dedicated facility to manufacture injectable formulations for vide range of Cephalosporin and Penicillin group of products.
Astral progressively consolidated its human resource, Quality Systems and planning infrastructure to evolve as a comprehensive CDMO to multinational pharmaceutical companies for their specialized products of Cephalosporin and Semi Synthetic Penicillin Range, for domestic as well as export segments.
Over the years Astral carved its niche as a preferred CDMO with its core competence in the segment of Sterile Antibiotic Injectable formulations and explored global opportunities to expand its portfolio of customers and market segments for sterile antibiotic injectable formulations on the strength of its unique manufacturing facilities, quality systems, and trained human resource, leading to build partnerships with some of the prominent organizations of regulated market including USA .
During September 2012, Astral – a partnership firm in name of Astral Pharmaceutical Industries till September 2012, was rechristened as Astral SteriTech Private Limited. The change in name was envisaged to emphasize on the core competence and niche activities of the firm – sterile manufacturing with state-of-the-art technology orientation.
Premier science empowers our passion
Honesty, respect and trust guides us
State-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities
Achieving 100% customer satisfaction
Shared dedication drives successful collaborations
Commitment and opportunity inspire purposeful contribution
The successful track record of close to 30 years with continuous and comprehensive involvement in operations and leading from front, Dr. Dushyant R. Patel, the founder and CMD of the company has provided vision and wisdom to carry on the passionate journey for newer milestones in the pharma sector which offers global platform with newer challenge and opportunities. Emphasis on quality, continuous technology upgradation and compliance orientation shall be the torch bearers in all future endeavors of the company.
Manufacturing Capacity in Millions of Vials
Leadership Team with Total Years of Pharma Experience
To remain focused on consolidating our systems, research orientation and human resource to meet the ever up scaling global regulatory compliance and thereby remain competent to explore global opportunities to sustain the growth of company as well as contribute to the cause of human beings, society in general and environment.
As the company name signifies – ASTRAL stands for magnanimity and symbolizes the skyline full of cosmic icons. Carrying on this value system with the same spirit and drive company endeavors to sustain the culture of professional ethics, harmony, integrity, fair practices and serve the humanity under the noble profession of pharmaceuticals and healthcare.
Heads Business Development and oversees long-term strategic projects for Astral. Assess the current state of the business development functions across the processes, procedures and systems and identify new opportunities and developments in all areas.
Heads the production and contract manufacturing operations at Astral
+38 years of experience in pharma industry and has been with Astral since 19 years
Heads Quality Assurance, Quality Control and Regulatory affairs at Astral. +22 years of experience in quality management and regulatory affairs in pharma industry and has been with Astral since 20 years