Ascendis, is a health and wellness company founded in 2008 ad listed in the healthcare sector of the JSE.
This platforms is brought to you by Ascendis Pharma (Pty) Ltd and Ascendis Consumer brands.
The Pharmaceutical division is a well-established, key player within the South African healthcare sector (Private, Dispensing and Public); with several strategic partnerships to increase the footprint within select African countries. Ascendis Pharma (Pty) Ltd has a recognised portfolio of products covering multiple disciplines within the Pharmaceutical Industry.
The Ascendis Consumer Brands division comprises of 11 vitamin, mineral and supplement (VMS) brands, and three skincare brands. The business is the third largest VMS supplier in South Africa with its brands occupying top three positions in 14 of the 38 product categories within the VMS market (source: IRI SA value sales, vitamins and supplements, total defined retail market, MAT June 2020).
The Consumer Brands division has well known detailed brands in our Expert Portfolio that play a vital role in our patients’ lives with quality, trusted and clinically researched formulations across Calcium, Iron and Pregnancy supplementation that supports the health and wellness together with our Health Care Professionals.