Life Sciences


Biocatalysts is a global biotechnology company that has been producing speciality enzymes for a variety of industries for over 35 years. The company has been built on an ethos of actively working with customers to develop enzyme-based solutions that meet customer challenges.

Biocatalysts offer off-the-shelf enzyme products, an award-winning customised enzyme discovery, development and manufacturing service (EDM) and contract manufacture of your enzyme in its new world class enzyme manufacturing facility.

This EDM service offers customers the opportunity to identifying novel enzymes that fit specific manufacturing or processing needs. The company utilises its knowledge of enzyme chemistry to develop, scale up and manufacture enzymes that are fit for purpose. 

The company has expanded its manufacturing capabilities with the completion of an 11,000 sq ft state of the art manufacturing plant at its site in Nantgarw, South Wales. The new facility will increase Biocatalysts’ fermentation capacity more than fifteen-fold, establishing the company as an enzyme manufacturer on a larger commercial scale entirely.

Biocatalysts attend industry events to meet new potential partners and to offer innovative solutions for the customer to meet specific requirements. The company would also like to understand the different market needs and develop enzymes that meet certified standards, provide process efficiencies, cost savings and continuity of supply.


Nico van Schoot

Business Development Manager

+44 (0) 1443 843712

+44 (0) 7496 475036

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