OnTarget Chemistry – was established, initially as OncoTargeting, in 2008 as a spin-out from the medicinal chemistry, combinatorial chemistry and preclinical analysis departments of Pharmacia (Biovitrum). We have continued to employ some of the industry’s most experienced chemists and run a well-trimmed organization with solid values of service, quality and efficiency.

Our repertoire includes a complete medicinal chemistry offering. We run all the usual synthesis and analysis services alongside more rare and demanding specialities. We are located in the former Pharmacia properties of Uppsala Business Park, Sweden with purpose-built premises and well-equipped labs.

Why hire us?

Master craftsmen of chemistry

  • We are experienced industry chemists who understand our customers’ everyday challenges and demands
  • Over 75% of our staff hold Ph.Ds. and have an average of 18 years post-doctorate industrial experience covering most aspects of chemistry
  • During their time with OnTarget Chemistry, our staff have filed more than 200 patent applications for our customers

We have:

  • Run over 600 projects so far for 70 customers in 10 countries, including the US and China
  • A success rate over 99%
  • Six projects delivered over the last four years currently in clinical trials
  • 95% repeat business


OnTarget Chemistry acquired by Recipharm AB!

We are proud to report that, as announced in a press release on 15 june 2015, OnTarget Chemistry has been acquired by Recipharm AB which will thus significantly broaden its pharmaceutical development capabilities. OnTarget Chemistry’s preclinical chemistry services will allow Recipharm much earlier engagement in customer projects.

With the acquisition of OnTarget Chemistry we will be able serve both existing and new customers with high quality development services. Carl-Johan Spak, EVP of Development & Technology.

Read the full press release here.


Take a straighter route to success – explore the potential of working with us!

Head of Business Development
Anders Högdin PhD
Tel: +46 (0) 700 920 469
anders.hogdin @ ontargetchemistry.com
Sr VP Business Development, USA
Steve Schiltz
Tel: +1 630 696 2266
steve.schiltz @ otchemistry.com


Key Account Manager Central Europe
Dr. Guido Uhlenbrock
Tel: +49 (0) 2871 24 21 456
Mobile: +49 (0) 173 72 77 015
guido.uhlenbrock @ ontargetchemistry.com
Key Account Manager Southern Europe
Stephane Gerart, PhD
Tel: +33 (0) 1 3930 61 62
Mobile: +33 (0)6 8908 37 38
stephane.gerart @ ontargetchemistry.com
OnTarget Chemistry Israel Ltd.
Sylvia Kachalsky, PhD
Tel: +972 8 929 3840
Mobile: +972 544 785 711
sylvia.kachalsky @ ontargetchemistry.com


Sales & Marketing representatives in UK and Ireland: AS-Tech Chemicals Ltd.

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