PAION AG is a pharmaceutical company. It engages in developing drugs to be used in out-patient and hospital-based sedation, anesthesia and critical care services. The company also provides management and other services. It focuses on development of the group strategy, administrative tasks, including accounting, legal, human resources, public relations, and control¬ling. The company was founded by Wolfgang Sohngen and Mariola Söhngen in January 2000 and is headquartered in Aachen, Germany.