Founded in 1983, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries is an international, integrated and specialty pharmaceutical company that manufactures and markets a range of pharmaceutical formulations as generics. The company manufactures active pharmaceutical ingredients, such as anticancer, steroids, peptides and hormones. Its products are prescribed in chronic therapy areas, such as cardiology, psychiatry, neurology, gastroenterology, diabetology and respiratory. Sun Pharmaceutical Industries works with a team of more than 8,000 employees. The company operates over 15 manufacturing plants throughout the world. It provides products, such as soft gel caps, liposome drug, osmotic delivery systems, aerosols and biodegradable depot-based formulations. Sun Pharmaceutical Industries also offers include tablets, capsules, liquids and ointments.