FOUNDER

Dr. Abraham Patani, born in Kerala, found his passion for science at an early age. This led him to complete his Bachelors in Pharmacy at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India.

In his quest to pursue research, he travelled to Germany and completed his Doctorate of Science in Phytochemistry at The University of Mainz in 1958. He published his scientific research in the field of Thin Layer Chromatography in reputed journals, which earned him great admiration across the world.

After completion of his Doctoral Studies, he came back to India and established Indo - German Alkaloids - the parent company of the Inga Group. Dr Abraham Patani is a founding member and past president of the Indian Drug Manufacturers’ Association.

History

History

1958: Indo German Alkaloids, the parent company of the Inga Group was established in 1958 to manufacture phytochemicals and plant extracts that were not manufactured in the country
1971: The Headquarters of the Inga Group was built in 1971 at Andheri in Mumbai.
1974: Inga Laboratories P. Ltd. was established in 1974 to manufacture pharmaceutical formulations of alkaloids
2008: To cater to the additional demand, the Inga Pharmaceuticals manufacturing unit in Chennai was established in 2008