c-LEcta GmbH

c-LEcta is a global biotechnology company specializing in the development, production and distribution of enzyme products. The company uses world-class enzyme engineering and production technologies to provide its partners in the food and pharmaceutical industries with superior biotechnological solutions for innovative industrial applications. Product development is based on the proprietary enzyme technology platform ENESYZ® and is carried out both inhouse and in close cooperation with industry partners worldwide. c-LEcta supplies its products to more than 400 customers in over 40 countries.

Since 2022 c-LEcta is part of the Kerry Group. Kerry is the world’s leading taste and nutrition partner for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical markets. The company employs 22,000 people across over 150 locations and uses its broad range of ingredient solutions to innovate with its customers and create great tasting products, with improved nutrition and functionality, while ensuring a better impact for the planet.

About c-LEcta GmbH:

Field of activity
c-LEcta uses its proprietary technology platform ENESYZ® to develop customized enzymes and microbial production strains that meet the requirements of a wide variety of manufacturing processes in industry.
Main Shareholder
Kerry Group
Partners DSM, BASF, novozymes, Roche, symrise
Technology New enzyme products are developed at c-LEcta using the company‘s unique technology platform, ENESYZ. The heart of the platform is a proprietary bioinformatics-based technology for efficient and targeted engineering of enzymes.
Products Our enzyme products are used in the pharmaceutical industry as processing aids for the production of biopharmaceuticals and vaccines or as biocatalysts for the production of active chemical ingredients. For the food industry we provide enzymes for production of food ingredients and additives or as process aids in the production of foods and beverages.
Membership in Networks/Associations amfep, Bio-Deutschland e.V., Vereinigung deutscher Biotechnologie-Unternehmen (VBU), Bio Saxony e.V.
Date of incorporation/number of employees 2004/125



Thomas Pfaadt
Address Perlickstraße 5
04103 Leipzig
Telephone +49 341 355 2140
E-Mail  contact@c-lecta.com
Web Address www.c-lecta.com
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