State-of-the-art laboratory facilities

Outstanding quality of work

Rapid delivery and support

Award winning chemistry expertise

Our team is dedicated to delivering outstanding results for your projects by utilising in-house experience and expertise, external scientific advisors and state-of-the-art facilities.

We have extensive experience synthesising compounds for diverse applications and all types of organisations, from milligram to kilogram scale within our state-of-the-art facilities.

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We create tangible added value to your projects. When you contact us with a challenging project we will be able to demonstrate our capability in solving complex problems. We commit our resources to give you rapid delivery of results, whatever that may take.

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Consistently delivering the best results for your discovery project

As a contract research organisation (CRO), with a team of PhD scientists and high calibre scientific advisors, our company offers these services to technology companies, including the pharmaceutical, biotech, and drug discovery sectors.

Custom Synthesis

Contract R&D


In-house Research


AF ChemPharm

Providing high quality synthetic organic chemistry services to drug discovery and the chemical industries

Our clients expect high quality, reliable and cost-effective consultancy, custom synthesis and contract research, and we are proud to say that we can deliver on these expectations. We are situated in purpose-designed, state-of-the-art laboratories, equipped with kilo-lab facilities, and we use a world-class analytical suite to validate the outcome of your projects.

Our team are all PhD chemists, with backgrounds in synthetic organic and organometallic chemistry from both academia and industry. In addition to our existing high calibre external scientific advisors, Professor Alan Spivey of Imperial College and Professor Joe Harrity of Sheffield University we have appointed two additional advisors, of equal calibre, Professor Arshad Majid and Professor Beining Chen of Sheffield University.

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Project feedback

AF ChemPharm have been our main provider of chemical synthesis services for over 10 years and have never disappointed. I would have no hesitation in using them for future chemical synthesis projects

AF ChemPharm is on track to develop a new generation of antibiotics with the backing of the Sheffield City Region Growth Hub

AF ChemPharm provided high-quality material, producing a library of drug-like small molecules with a quick turn-around and at an excellent cost.

We have partnered with AF ChemPharm over 2 years to design, synthesize, and scale-up a novel compound.
Their expertise and professionalism has enabled us to produce the compound in ton quantities for use in our plants worldwide.

Accreditations and associations
AF ChemPharm Accrediations UofSheffield
AF ChemPharm Accrediations bionow
AF ChemPharm Accrediations Growth Hub