Purification solutions by chromatography

Purification solutions by chromatography

Charles Ruban
President and CEO Verdot



Riom (63)

Investment year


International expert in industrial purification equipment

For the biotech, biopharma, food industries and CDMOs

Verdot is a leading downstream bioprocessing technology company, founded in 1950 and headquartered in Riom, France. Verdot focuses on downstream purification solutions for the biopharmaceutical and food processing sectors including chromatography columns, chromatography skids and tangential flow filtration systems. Chromatography and tangential filtration are well-known techniques used to purify, concentrate and separate biomolecules across a wide array of modalities including mAbs and recombinant proteins to adeno-associated virus (AAV), lentiviral and mRNA-based vaccines.
Verdot’s global customer base includes research and development, emerging biotech, biopharma and contract development and manufacturing organizations (CDMOs). Verdot is a specialist in the design and manufacture of fully customized, high-quality products that will enable the advancement of new therapeutic treatments along with a sustainable approach to make those biologics affordable and available to patients.
The company is based in Riom (Puy-de-Dôme, France) and employs c. 50 people.  It generates more than 85% of its turnover outside of France.









About Verdot
addressable market growing steadily at +10% p.a.
installed base of equipments
revenue outside of France
years experience in bioprocessing

“Verdot has established itself as one of the undisputed leaders in the design and manufacture of molecule separation solutions for the biotechnology and biopharmaceutical industries. Qualium and Lauxera’s entry into the Group’s capital reflects our ambition and dynamism to carry out our development projects on every scale. ”

Charles Ruban
President and CEO