Pierre Fabre Laboratories

Our Mission


Caring for the human being as a whole

In order to do this, we design and develop innovative solutions that contribute to people's well-being, from health to beauty. We achieve this by cooperating with health-care professionals, our trusted partners worldwide, by drawing relentless inspiration from nature and plants, and by placing pharmaceutical ethics at the very heart of our operations.

Pierre Fabre




The company has a unique governance structure to ensure its continuity and independence, while perpetuating the humanist values of its founder.


The Pierre Fabre culture is based on a strong value system, which is shared by it employees around the world.


With 50 sites in France, mostly located in the South-west and subsidiaries in 44 countries worldwide, Pierre Fabre combines a strong local presence with international expansion.


The laboratory was established in the early 1960s by Pierre Fabre, a pharmacist in Castres, a city located in the Tarn, near Toulouse (South-west of France). For the past 50 years, the company has pursued a development strategy focusing on the needs of patients.


  • A turnover of almost 2 318 million euros in 2017, more than 62% of which was achieved outside France
  • 13,500 employees worldwide
  • 14% of our pharmaceutical turnover is reinvested in Research and Development