Please direct enquiries regarding the LEO Foundation to:
Charlotte Bugge Thers, Board Secretary
Telephone: +45 72 26 35 15
Switchboard: +45 44 94 58 88
The LEO Foundation
CVR no.: 11 62 33 36
LEO Pharma helps people achieve healthy skin. By offering care solutions to patients in more than 100 countries globally, LEO Pharma supports people in managing their skin conditions. Founded in 1908 and owned by the LEO Foundation, the healthcare company has devoted decades of research and development to delivering products and solutions to people with skin conditions. LEO Pharma is headquartered in Denmark and employs around 5,000 people worldwide.
This foundation was established 1947 by Dr. Knud Abildgaard in memory of the founder of LEO Pharma, pharmacist August Kongsted. In association with the European Society for Dermatological Research (ESDR), this foundation each year awards young dermatology researchers a Gold award (DKK 1,000,000) and a Silver award (DKK 500,000).
The LEO Pharma Research Foundation