Quick Facts









Rene Industries Ltd takes pride in acquiring a quality and affordable product portfolio that engulfs 22 major therapeutic areas, with dominant presence across all the major East African markets.

For 20 years, Rene has emerged as Uganda’s leading pharmaceutical company and now one of the most respected pharmaceutical names across the East African region. Rene is dedicated to the development, production and sale of high quality generic and branded pharmaceutical products. We produce a variety of pharmaceutical dosage forms, which include tablets, capsules, liquid, pessaries and Beta-lactam preparations. The industry currently manufactures 140 products with more in the pipeline. Our products circulate in the following than five countries in the East African region: Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda, South of Sudan and Zambia.

Our History

Headquartered in Kampala, Rene Industries began its journey of pharmaceutical excellence in 1996. The company had a humble beginning as Rene Pharmacy Limited, which imported and distributed pharmaceutical products. The founding directors Mr. Rishi Vadodaria, a MBA graduate and his wife Dr. Meera Vadodaria, a pharmacist identified the need for the local production of quality generic and branded medicines to fulfill the health needs of Uganda and it’s neighboring countries. Today, the company has grown exponentially to become the leading manufacturer of quality pharmaceutical formulations for the entire East African region.

At Rene, we believe in health. We are committed to improving and extending people’s lives. With this core objective, we are dedicated to promoting a self-sustainable pharmaceutical industry in East Africa.

Our Mission

It is the mission of Rene Industries to develop, manufacture and market cost- effective, high quality medicines, providing accessibility and improving the quality of life in the local region with minimal dependency on imports.

Our Vision

Our vision is to be a trusted, market leader in the pharmaceutical Industry, to be at the forefront of our industry in providing quality and affordable medicines to the regional and local markets. We believe that everyone is entitled to a healthier life and a universal access to medicines.

Our 4 pillars of excellence


Ethics, compassion and sensitivity form the skeleton of our course of action. Our products are trusted by healthcare professionals and patients across geographies.


We deliver quality products to both extend and improve people’s lives. Quality is at the heart of our success as well as our desire to anticipate, understand and respond to patients’ needs.


Whilst delivering a profitable and sustainable business, Rene recognises its responsibility to make and provide affordable medicines. Responsibility is embedded in our actions as we problem-solve and create solutions towards “a healthier life” for all with the ultimate goal of self-sustainable healthcare for East Africa.


For decades, we have been building a sustainable company where financial success meets an enthusiastic work force. We invest in our people and combine youth with expertise to create a culture of commitment and collaboration. Our people are our success.