Pfizer South Africa has been in existence for 60 years this year and locally operates five different businesses – Global Established Pharmaceutical Business; Global Innovative Pharmaceutical Business; Vaccines Business; Oncology Business and the Consumer Health Business. The company’s vision of “Living our full potential in striving for a healthier southern Africa”, forms part of its ethos to give every southern African access to quality healthcare. Pfizer’s global corporate responsibility activities are focused on investing its full range of resources to broaden access to medicines and strengthen healthcare delivery for underserved people around the world.
“Pfizer is committed to making a meaningful difference in the lives of ordinary South Africans. Through our extensive corporate social responsibility programme, we are privileged to touch the lives of those less fortunate,” says Brian Daniel, CEO, Country Manager and Global Established Pharmaceutical Business Lead.
One of the hallmarks of the Pfizer culture is its ability to adapt and continue to gr ow in the face of an ever-changing landscape. There is no doubt that its people drive this success. “It’ s simple really,” Daniel states. “In our business, people drive technology. And it is through our effective business technology tools and programmes that we are able to successfully compete on a global scale.”
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Year founded: 1849 in Brooklyn and in 1954 registered in South Africa
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Holding company: Pfizer Inc. New York
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Recent awards: Pfizer was presented with the Best Employer Award by the CRF Institute for three consecutive years in the Pharmaceutical category