Facts and Figures

R&D at a glance



The owners of Grünenthal are highly committed to R&D: as part of our long-term strategy we are striving to increase the number of projects in each development phase and to increase our core R&D investments up to a level of 400 mn € in the next decade.


1 R&D Unit in Aachen, Germany (Headquarters) with branches in the U.S. and Latin America
> 40 We have more than 40 years experience in the pain area and beyond
~ 190 Our 2016 R&D budget to invest into new projects and to maintain our infrastructure is about 190 mn €
~ 700 About 700 FTEs drive all aspects of the R&D value chain
~ 750 750 mn € (estimated) worldwide cumulative revenues as output from our R&D engine in 2016