Algorithm traces its history back to 1961 and was initially established as Charles. E. Frosst & Co. (M.E.) SAL plant.
The company was a subsidiary of Merck & Co. Inc. (MSD) until December 1989 time at which the plant was acquired by the Shareholders of Droguerie De L'Union - distributors of MSD in Lebanon; the name changed to Algorithm SAL with the change of ownership.
Algorithm has since concluded several strategic licensing deals that have strengthened its portfolio and pipeline, hence shaping its future. Algorithm also develops its own line of in-house differentiated generics.
Today, Algorithm is a regional Pharmaceutical Company operating in the MENA region and committed to improving human health and well-being. It is focused on the following therapeutic lines: Cardio-metabolic, Neurology, Urology, Pain & Inflammation, Gastroenterology & Infectiology.
The core values of its Human Resources have shaped its culture:
- Trust and Respect
- Ethics and Integrity
- Responsibility and Accountability
- Quality and Excellence
Algorithm strives to:
- Manufacture and market quality pharmaceutical products
- Provide access to the best treatment options to healthcare professionals and to patients
- Support a rewarding work environment