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Meet the Gulf Region Life Science Buyers

Meet the Gulf Region Life Science Buyers

21 March 2018 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

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This Meet the Buyer event is a fantastic opportunity for Midlands Engine Life Sciences businesses to meet face-to-face with a range of leading buyers and distributor partners from the UAE, Oman and Kuwait to promote their goods and services.

The Midlands Engine is at the cutting-edge of the UK life sciences sector and home to over 1000 life science companies. Over the past five years, working in close partnership with the Department for International Trade (DIT) in the UAE, UK delegations have visited Arab Health making strong connections and reinforcing our trade commitments.

Meet the buyers:

Pharmalink is a leading pharmaceutical distributor based in Abu Dhabi dealing with top manufacturers across the globe.

Gulf Drug is one of the biggest distributors in UAE with a diversified business portfolio. Gulf Drug represents a range of multinational companies in UAE including GSK, Pfizer, Abbott, Biotest, Fresenius Kabi, Boehringer Ingelheim, Sanofi, Genzyme and many more.

NMC Healthcare is a super speciality hospital in Dubai and Abu Dhabi UAE.

Tareq Company started operations in 1970 in Kuwait. It is among the largest medical groups in terms of revenue and staff strength, employing more than 120 people directly with a turnover of 15m USD.

Capital Health is a private healthcare group with the overall objective of building a healthcare platform with a focus on patient experience, effectiveness and efficiency.

Kuwait Oil Company, Ahmadi Hospital is a private hospital serving the Kuwait Oil Sector.

Pharmapal is a leading specialist in Dental and Wellness products in the Middle East with branches located in KSA, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Jordan and Lebanon.

Al Multaqa Drugs and Pharmaceutical was founded with a goal to contribute to the improvement of the healthcare sector and the quality of life in the UAE and MENA regions by delivering the best medicines and healthcare products from around the globe.

Modern Pharmaceuticals Company (MPC) Healthcare is a leading healthcare distributor with an annual turnover exceeding 500m USD. They work with some of the leading pharmaceutical and medical device companies such as Astra Zeneca, GSK, Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson, Gilead, Siemens and Medtronic to name a few.

Oman Medical Projects Company (OMPC) is a privately owned company promoting wellbeing by providing outstanding care to patients. OMPC-SAOG establishes hospitals, clinics and medical centres that offer medical services in Oman.

IDS was established in 1968 and is one of the leading pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare product distributors in the United Arab Emirates.

Please note that further buyers will be confirmed over the coming weeks so a full list can be viewed on the booking website.

What to expect:

• Welcome plenary session including experts from the life science sector
• A series of half hour appointments based on both supplier and buyer preferences
• Networking opportunity sessions
• Lunch and refreshments throughout the day


Click here to visit the registration website and then follow the application process. You will be required to register and submit your submission for the buyer(s) of your choice. These details will then be passed on to the buyers who will choose suppliers to meet with who best fit their portfolio requirements.







21 March 2018
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Ansty Park
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