Pharco Pharmaceuticals is the mother company of Pharco group, founded by Dr. Hassan Abbas Helmy in 1983. Nine health care companies are operating in the pharmaceutical field for development, manufacturing, marketing, distributing and exporting of a comprehensive array of generics and branded generic drugs under the name of Pharco, along with a rising number of licensed pharmaceutical products.
Pharco is the largest manufacturer of pharmaceuticals in the MENA region, focused on research, formulation, manufacturing and commercialization of pharmaceutical products. Today Pharco employs over 8,000 employees, and has over 650 Million packs produced in 2017 — ranking as the leader in the Egyptian pharmaceutical market. Pharco also exports to 53 countries around the world. Pharco works towards one goal is to provide highly effective and safe pharmaceutical products to patients at an affordable price.
Currently Dr. Sherine Hassan Abbas Helmy (Vice President of Pharco Corporation) is leading the organization after spending 30 years, gaining massive experience from his father, the founder of Pharco, Dr. Hassan Abbas Helmy.