Ray Pharma (Pvt.) Limited is a modern pharmaceutical company situated at SITE Karachi-Pakistan
               
The plant was taken over by the renowned “Rahimtoola Group of Companies “in January 2007 from a multinational company. Since then it is led by Mr. Farouq Habib Rahimtoola (Chairman) with the new management

Ray Pharma has a medium sized, well designed and immaculately maintained manufacturing facility. The entire Facility is environmentally controlled and equipped with the European machines, equipment and instruments required for manufacturing to International Standards of Current Good manufacturing practices (CGMP). The old building has been renovated to create a formulation facility for tablets, capsules and liquid injectables. The plant is laid out to facilitate efficient processing, material handling and personnel movement. All personnel entries are through a change regime. All material entry into manufacturing areas is through air locks. Each production area is flush through 12-15 air changes per hour. The sterile production facility is upgraded and classified as class 100. Powerful dust extraction and pressure differential system are installed to prevent cross contamination.

A comprehensive plan of calibration and validation is in place for ensuring strict adherence to operational and process qualification.

Quality control and quality assurance are maintained through a well equipped laboratory capable of analyzing raw, Packaging materials and finished products.

There are separate facilities for physical, chemical and microbiological testing with modern equipments such as dissolution apparatus, HPLC, IR and UV spectrophotometer. The microbiology laboratory is also fully equipped to cater the requirement of monitoring of sterile area.

The laboratory has been set up according to the specifications of BP, USP and European Pharmacopoeia and equally stringent in-house specifications

  • BOD
    Board of Directors
    Mr. Farouq H. Rahimtoola
    Chairman
    M. A. (Cantab)

    Mr. Najeeb ur Rehman
    CEO & Director

    Mr. Abbas F. Rahimtoola
    B.A. Hons (Brown)

    Mr. Aly F. Rahimtoola
    B.A. Hons (Brown)

    Mr. Hasan M. Rahimtoola
    B.A. Hons (Imperial London)

    Mr. Steve Smith

    Mr. Azhar Aqil

     
    Management
    Mr. Nadeem Ahmed - Director Commercial

    Mr. Abdul Latif - GM Finance & Company Secretary

    Mr. Muhammad Hamid - Senior Business Manager

    Mr. Muhammad Raees - Quality Control Manager

  • Salient Features
    Dedicated HVAC System (13 Systems)
       
    Pressure Cascade
       
    Oil Free Compressed Air- Pharma clean.
       
    Dispensing Down Flow Booth (Class 100 Conditions)
       

    24 Hours HVAC For Warehouses / Material Quarantine / WIP Stores/ Clean Room.
     
    Potable Water
    Filtration
     
    Multimedia
       
    Activated Carbon
       
    Cartridge Filter
     
    Purified Water
    D.I.
  • Building Features
    Door Interlocks
       
    Use Of Glass For Visibility
       
    Oil Free Compressed Air- Pharma clean.
       
    Floors to Suit Requirements
       

    Technical Floors To House HVAC
       
    Low Pickups In All Classified Areas
     
    To ensure best quality, Ray pharma manufacturing facilities are designed and built to meet all major international standards and regulations such as
     
    Current Good Manufacturing practices (cGMP)
     
    In connection with good quality manufacturing facilities we also have latest and advanced equipment in our production and quality control department
  • Production & Quality Control
    Skilled and professional human resource and advanced manufacturing processes are employed to ensure that the finished drugs should be produced in accordance with GMP.

    At Ray Pharma, we have a strong commitment in following international specifications concerning the quality of pharmaceutical preparations. High standards and GMP guidelines are strictly followed at all stages of pharmaceutical production, from receipt of raw materials to release of finished products.
  • Sterile Facility
    A State of art liquid sterile facility is designed to cater ampoule & vial production. The facility has two separate filling areas equipped with renowned Rota German make ampoule filling machines under laminar flow. The filling area is classified as class 100.

    The liquid sterile Manufacturing area is capable to manufacture various batch sizes ranging from 20 to 300 liters. All the manufacturing is done under class 100 facility. An extremely advanced fully computerized Holland made sterilizer enables any sterilization process, in built clean steam generator and leak test system is also installed in between equipment wash & manufacturing facility.

    The washing area is classified as class 10,000 with two Bausch & Stroebel German make high efficiency washing machines capable of washing amp/vials. The whole sterile area is epoxy coated. Dedicated & efficient 38 TR HVAC, inline hepa filters are installed with pressure differential system to prevent cross contamination.
     
    Profile of Facilities
    Location S-58, Sindh Industrial Trading Estate (S.I.T.E.)
    1. Total Area of Plot 65,334. sq .ft.
    2. Total Covered area 14,608.00 sq ft.
    3. Warehousing area 4,000 sq ft.
    4. Production area  
         (i) Sterile area 1,875 sq ft.
         (ii) Tabs /Capsule 2,070 sq ft.
         (iii) Packing room 1,824 sq ft.
    5. HVAC Units in tonnage 200 TRS.
    6. Transformer & installed electricity  
    7. Electric generator 325+60 KVA
    8. Steam Generator 1.5 Ton/ Hour
    9. Gas Supply  
    10. Deionize water 20,000 Ltr./cycle
    11. Double Distillation Plot 200 Ltr/hour
    12. Raw water storage 50,000 gallon
     
    Production Capacities
    1. Compression Capacity 800,000/day
    2. Encapsulation 400,000 cap/ day
    3. Blistering 16,000 /day
  • Marketing & Sales
    Our marketing is driven by in-depth market analysis, trend estimations of sales and competition, and planning of basic strategy for sales promotion to serve our customers with utmost efficiency.

    A team of highly professional marketing and sales persons who are determined to face the modern marketing challenges and outmaneuver the competition.

    Our marketing strategies are designed not only to advertise and sell but to create value for our customers.
    Our highly energetic sales team is committed to translate all the marketing strategies to profitable sales enabling the company to achieve its set objectives.

    Ray Pharma, is an upcoming branded generic pharmaceutical company operating across Pakistan, with a diversified product range  in the following therapeutic areas:
    Cardiology
    Diabetology
    Anti-infectives
    Psychiatry and
    Pain Management
  • Area Coverage / Sales Force Deployment
    South   Central I
    Karachi
    Hyderabad
    Larkana
    Sukkur
    Quetta
     
    Multan
    Bahawalpur
    Rahim Yar Khan
    D.G. Khan
         
    Central II   North
    Lahore
    Faisalabad
    Sargodha
    Sahiwal
    Gujranwala
    Sialkot
     
    Rawalpindi
    Islamabad
    Peshawar
    Mingora
    Abbotabad
       
 
For further details, visit www.raypharma.com.pk