Starting from the concept of a “healthy mind in a healthy body”, the main component of Hippocratic philosophy in ancient Greece, health has always been a significant sector for the country. With a highly skilled workforce and well-established R&D and manufacturing capability, the Greek Life Sciences and Pharmaceuticals industry exhibits significant growth potential both in serving the internal market, as well as in expanding its reach beyond national borders with the production of generics.
It advanced even further with the explosion of the pandemic, and the focus on designing Greece’s mass Covid-19 vaccination program. The designed plan, known as “Eleftheria” (Operation Freedom) resulted inover 6,120,000 people (over 60% of the population). receiving a full vaccination.