Giellepi S.p.A. was founded following the division of Giellepi Chemicals S.p.A., a leading distributor since 1998 of raw materials for the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, cosmeceutical and veterinary industries.


Based in Italy, Giellepi S.p.A. is a privately owned company. Today, Giellepi’s activities are divided in two main divisions: Giellepi Ingredients and Giellepi Health Science.

Giellepi’s core business concerns the study and development of innovative, science-based, ready-to-market food supplements, medical devices and medical foods for different medical needs. Over more than 15 years, the Ingredients and Health Science Divisions have gained great technical experience in developing proprietary finished formulation for the pharmaceutical industry and in distributing and creating innovative specialty ingredients.

May 2016 – Giellepi SpA announces the start of activities at the new Research center, an ultramodern structure of over 1,500 square meters of pharmaceutical, technological and scientific research and development laboratories and offices.In an increasingly competitive and global market, Giellepi proposes a strategic innovative approach to creating new raw materials and new formulations in the food supplements and special foods sector. Giellepi’s research activity aims to increase knowledge of the active substances present in raw materials, their metabolic function, bioavailability and safety for use in food supplements.