The DENAVA Group
is active in the
sector since 1984.
We are a family-owned business
As a family-owned business with a global orientation, we export from Edling near Munich to over 50 countries.
DENAVA was awarded the state award “Bavaria’s Best 50”, in 2018, by the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs as one of Bavaria’s fastest growing medium-sized companies.
Whether hard gelatine capsules, vegetarian hard capsules or capsules suitable for BIO certified products – our subsidiary GoCaps is your reliable supplier for empty hard capsules.
Our subsidiary, Goerlich Pharma GmbH, has specialized in contract manufacturing, development and packaging for dietary supplements and food.
36 years: A success-story
From the idea to success
Foundation of Görlich Handels GmbH
Foundation of a trading company, today’s Goerlich Pharma GmbH, for vegetable oils and omega-3 fish oils by Franz Görlich.
Foundation of PG Naturpharma GmbH
PG Naturpharma GmbH focuses on the direct sales of food supplements to end customers
Move to a new building
A new company building is moved into in Edling.
Certification according to DIN ISO 9001
First certification according to DIN ISO 9001 and start of contract manufacturing for dietary supplements by Goerlich Pharma International GmbH.
Foundation of Omegaceutical AG
Omegaceutical AG is founded as the parent company and enables employees to participate in the company.
Foundation of GoCaps GmbH
GoCaps GmbH is founded as a subsidiary for the distribution of empty hard capsules. In addition, this year Goerlich Pharma International GmbH becomes Goerlich Pharma GmbH.
In 2013 the production area is enlarged to 2000 m² and the office space expanded to 1000 m².
Omegaceutical AG becomes DENAVA AG
Omegaceutical becomes DENAVA AG.
The name “Denava” is derived from the maiden name of Carmen Görlich, the wife of the founder.
Relocation to a new administration building and production expansion to a production area of now 3000 m².
Transfer of PG Naturpharma GmbH
The Denava Group focuses on its core B2B business
Contract manufacturing at Goerlich Pharma
For over 30 years we, Goerlich Pharma GmbH, have established ourselves as a specialized contract manufacturer and developer for dietary supplements and food for special medical purposes at the highest level on the market. With the help of our many years of know-how as a manufacturer and developer of capsules, tablets, sticks and oil blends, we advise you on the conception of new products and work with you to create the formulation for your new product that is individually tailored to your needs.
Wholesale via GoCaps
GoCaps® GmbH is engaged in the development, distribution, marketing, import and export of hard capsules for the pharmaceutical industry as well as the food supplement and animal feed industry. For more than a decade, the company has been the European trade and logistics centre of C.I. Farmacapsulas S.A./CapsCanada®, one of the world’s leading hard capsule manufacturers. In this way, customers in Germany and Europe benefit promptly from innovative trends in capsule production.
CFO, authorized signatory
Banker, graduate in business administration (FH) and Executive MBA, commercial director of the DENAVA Group since 2013, managing director of GoCaps GmbH since 2014
CTA and business economist, with the company for Goerlich Pharma since 1992, member of the board since 2013
Dr. Dietmar Kapl
Member of the Board
Natural science degree and Executive MBA, with the company for Goerlich Pharma since 2003, Managing Director of Goerlich Pharma GmbH since 2015, member of the board since 2009
Our board of directors
Dipl. Ing (FH) and entrepreneur
Barbara von Hagmann
Managing Director at HWK Besitzgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG.
Dr. Karsten Schween
Managing Director at Schween Inhaber Strategie Beratung GmbH
Shareholder DENAVA AG
As a growing family-run holding company with sustainable value development, we increase efficiencies, utilise synergies and secure the future. We are committed to our employees and social projects.
DENAVA AG is developing into a diversified holding company that realises continuously increasing value growth and promotes broad-based employee participation.
Am Gewerbering 4/6
83533 Edling (Germany)
+49 8071 9083-0
Am Gewerbering 23
83533 Edling / Germany