Optho Life Sciences is a pan-India ophthalmic specialty pharmaceutical company with a clear mission; to bring global innovation to Indian eye health.
Optho Life Sciences is a trusted indigenous name in the ophthalmic industry of India, which is committed to preserve and restore the health of millions of people by providing wide range of high quality, accessible and affordable products.
The enterprise was founded in the year 1973, and has a strong pan India presence now. The company has more than 250 employees and its head office is based at Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh, India). We are an ambitious and fast growing ophthalmology player, commercializing a wide portfolio of products. Optho Life Sciences is poised to grow at a rapid pace. Our promise is to deliver high quality products and to spread innovation, knowledge and advancement towards better eye health. Optho Life Sciences fosters a unique network in the ophthalmology space which enables opthalmologists at clinics, hospitals and medical centres to provide patients with the highest quality eye care.
He is a simple science graduate from Prayagraj (the then Allahabad) and started his career at Optho Remedies, the venture initiated by his father Late Shri R. K. Agarwal. It was not a simple business; it was a dream shared by both of them and then their untiring efforts of day and night with a strong visionary eye, they made this dream come true in the form of Optho Remedies and now, Optho Life Sciences.
He has vast & varied experience in all functions of the company, started as a production chemist in 1982 and handled technical areas, quality management & other functions such as finance, sales, marketing, operations, supply chain and general administration. He played an instrumental & vital role in driving the dream and transforming a dream to an organization.
He is a man of discipline & punctuality. He firmly believes that honesty & transparency go hand-in-hand with business acumen. He is also a strong believer that every employee act like a businessman to excel his or her career path.
He looks passionately at exploring more opportunities for expansion & growth at all stages of development. He is optimistic about the future of Optho Life Sciences & determined about achieving its goals.
He is an MBA and a third generation entrepreneur with 10 years of hands-on experience in managing a sole unit of family business, Optho Remedies Pvt. Ltd. (manufacturing & marketing of ophthalmic formulations), has an expertise in areas ranging from business development to train & develop the sales team, along with managing marketing operations of 250+ employees.
Under the aegis of Ridim Agarwal many new developments were incorporated, be it expansion of operations to many untouched regions of India, launch of novel and innovative formulations, establishment of separate SBUs, execution of many new theories of management in day to day operations, etc.
A significant contribution was given towards ‘corporate make over’ to the company (Optho Remedies), while maintaining its rank amongst top 10 in the Indian Ophthalmic pharmaceutical industry.
Ridim Agarwal is a scholar, learner, entrepreneur, orator and philanthropist. He is a dynamic personality, a skilled & successful leader with high emotional intelligence, finely honed communication skills and power of strategic thinking.
Our vision is to build OLS as the leading Ophthalmic company which consistently pioneers in new therapeutics & improve quality of eye care services to help patients see the world better, control their diseases or disorders and improve their lives. We also have a visionary eye to address the needs of medication at all stages of prevention & treatment.
OLS has a clear mission; to bring global innovation to Indian eye health. Our mission is to build upon our history of product excellence and unique ideology to provide the highest quality eye care with scientific approach and well tested clinical products & services dedicated towards preserving the vision of community through personalized patient care.
At OLS, the company values are embodied in the work we do and how we interact with our associates and colleagues. We promote a collaborative environment where mutual respect among employees contributes to ongoing professional growth. We also provide opportunities for career development and advancement, and value the commitment each employee makes in helping the company fulfill its mission of enhancing patient care.
We at OLS, aspire to diversify its legacy of providing unmatched quality healthcare services at all nooks and corners of country for the benefits of patients. We seek to develop medicines and products that can produce positive real-world outcomes for patients and healthcare providers. Our strategy is to use science-based innovation to deliver better eye care outcomes. We aim to lead in growing areas of eyecare.
We believe in the inherent worth for all people. To be successful, Optho Life Sciences must be a rewarding place to work. We provide opportunity and encouragement to help our people reach their potential. Employees of Optho Life Sciences are the engine of value creation, our imagination, determination and their dedication is essential to the growth of our company.We believe in the inherent worth for all people.
We remain true to our founding values of quality, trust and commitment. Optho Life Sciences is consistently associated with the high standards of service, quality, personal attention to clients, and integrity.
Quality is the responsibility of every OLS team member. We have defined processes for planning and evaluating the effectiveness and efficiency of our Quality System through scheduled internal audits, quality performance monitoring and leadership reviews.
We focus on personal and team achievements by taking smart challenges while maintaining high ethical standards.
Innovation is at the heart of what we do. Our aim is to foster creative thinking that leads to practical solutions to eye healthcare and business challenges.
Simplicity & professionalism characterize the way we operate and interact with our customers, partners, and colleagues.