Mithra wins BelMid Company of the Year 2018


Mithra (Euronext Brussels: MITRA), a company dedicated to Women’s Health, has been awarded BelMid Company of the Year 2018 by Euronext Brussels at its annual New Year’s Ceremony held in Brussels last night.

François Fornieri, CEO Mithra Women’s Health, commented: “In 2015 when we listed on Euronext Brussels, we said that 2018 would be a key year for Mithra and we have delivered. I am very proud and pleased for Mithra’s shareholders, team and company. 2019 will be an even better year and I look forward to working with the team to make sure we deliver on our strategy.”

The annual ceremony recognises the best performing companies in Belgium and is attended by 600 key stakeholders. BelMid Company of the Year is awarded to a company that has demonstrated the highest relative increase in market capitalisation. The award was presented by the Belgian Minister of Finance, Alexander De Croo.


Mithra (Euronext: MITRA) is dedicated to providing innovation and choice in Women’s Health, with a particular focus on fertility, contraception and menopause. Mithra’s goal is to develop new and improved products that meet women’s needs for better safety and convenience. Its two lead development candidates – a fifth generation oral contraceptive Estelle® and next-generation hormone therapy Donesta® - are built on Mithra’s unique native estrogen platform, E4 (Estetrol). Mithra also develops, manufactures and markets complex therapeutics and offers partners a complete spectrum of research, development and specialist manufacturing at its CDMO. Mithra was founded in 1999 as a spin-off from the University of Liège by Mr. François Fornieri and Prof. Dr. Jean-Michel Foidart. Mithra is headquartered in Liège, Belgium. Further information can be found at:



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