1912-1926
1912

• The first pharmacy was established in Istanbul’s Küçükmustafapaşa neighborhood by the Pharmacist Abdi İbrahim.

1916:

• The pharmacy launched the production of proprietary medicines: Power Syrup, Abdi İbrahim Purgative Candy, Bromo-Valerin Nadir (Quasi-Valebrom Le Grand)

1919

• The first pharmaceutical factory was established. 
• The Company launched the first ready-made drug production.

1926:

• Fatma Mehveş Hanım, one of the first women industrialists and wife of Abdi İbrahim Bey took over the management. Galenic preparations production began.

1939-1975
1939

• The second generation took over the management of the Company; the tenure of Pharmacist İbrahim Hayri Barut commenced.

1952

• The laboratories were moved to their new location in Vefa district of Istanbul.

1961

• Dr. Mekin Alpay took over the management.

1975

• The Company was renamed "Abdi İbrahim İlaç Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş."
1981-2000
1981:

• The third generation took over management of the Company the tenure of Pharmacist Nezih Barut commenced.

1994:

• The Company broke ground at its new production facilities in Istanbul’s Esenyurt district.

2000:

• The Company’s production facilities utilizing cGMP (current Good Manufacturing Practices) standards commenced operations in Esenyurt.
2003-2008
2003

• Abdi İbrahim became the sector leader in terms of turnover and unit sales.
• Construction of the R&D Center began.

2004

• The Company’s EU GMP certification was approved by the Dutch Health Authority.
• The global expansion process continued in Lebanon, Kazakhstan and Russia.

2005

• The Company expanded its global operations into Azerbaijan.

2007

• The R&D Center commenced operations to develop pharmaceutical products meeting international standards. 
• The Company became the first Turkish enterprise to rank among “The World’s Top 100 Pharmaceutical Companies." 
• Abdi İbrahim Primary School opened its doors.
• Abdi İbrahim Tower commenced operations.
• The Company’s EU GMP certificate was renewed by the Dutch Health Authority.

2008:

• The Company’s R&D Center became the first to be accredited by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology.
• The corporate identity was renewed.
2009-2012
2009

• Abdi İbrahim became the sector leader with a total of 24 patent applications.
• Global expansion continued with operations in Iraq and Yemen.

2010

• Abdi İbrahim Logistics Center started operations in Istanbul’s Esenyurt district. 
• Abdi Farma was founded in Portugal.
• The Company’s EU GMP certification was renewed by the German Health Authority.

2011

• Two generic antihypertensive drugs produced by Abdi İbrahim were launched as the first generics in France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Italy simultaneously.
• Abdi İbrahim R&D Center got R&D Center Certification from the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology.
• The UN Global Compact Progress Report was published.

2012

• Abdi İbrahim celebrated its 100th anniversary.
• The Company acquired a 60% stake in Global Pharm, one of the largest companies in Kazakhstan and founded Abdi İbrahim Global Pharm (AİGP). The most modern factory investment in the pharmaceutical sector in the country began.
• Abdi İbrahim and Otsuka Pharmaceutical established a Joint Venture Company for Pharmaceutical sales in Turkey.
2013-2015
2013

• Abdi İbrahim Global Pharm (AİGP) began construction on the first GMP certified production facility in Kazakhstan.
• The Company began exporting to Canada, Moldova and South Africa. 
• The construction of the inhaler production facility and the construction of the effervescent production facility were completed.

2014

• Abdi İbrahim Remede Pharma (AİRP) was founded in Algeria. The most modern factory investment in the country was started. 

2015

• The ground-breaking ceremony of the AbdiBio Biotechnological Medicine Production Facility was held.
• The healing project of Sultan Bayezid Edirne Dârüşşifa II was carried out. 
• Abdi İbrahim Global Pharm, the first modern production facility in Kazakhstan, was constructed and went into operation in December 2015.

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