São Paulo, August 2019 – Eurofarma, present in 20 countries and one of the Brazilian pharmaceutical companies that invests in innovation most, was recognized as the best pharmaceutical company to work in Brazil, at the large companies category! This is the 16th time that the company ranks among the best companies to work for in the country, being the 6th consecutive by the Great Place to Work.
In 2019, the company occupied the 13th place among the best in Brazil, rising 9 places compared to 2018. The 23rd edition of the award was held at the night of this Monday, August 12th, at Espaço das Américas, in São Paulo.
Among the more than 2,600 participating companies, 150 were honored in three categories: Large (companies with 1,000 or more employees); Midsize Multinationals (companies with 100 to 999 employees) and Midsize Nationals (organizations with number of employees between 100 and 999).
The ranking with all the awarded companies can be found here: https://epocanegocios.globo.com/Melhores-Empresas-para-Trabalhar/noticia/2019/08/os-vencedores-do-premio-melhores-empresas-para-trabalhar-no-brasil-2019.html
About the Eurofarma Group
Eurofarma is a healthcare company focused on offering products and services to improve people’s lives with quality, innovation and fair price in all major pharmaceutical segments: Medical Prescription, Generics, Hospital, Oncology, Prescription Free and Veterinary. In Brazil alone, the company offers 287 different molecules and more than 600 products. As a leader in prescription medicine, it serves 30 different specialties and covers 101 therapeutic classes, which account for 89% of pharmaceutical retail sales. It is the holder of the largest sales force in the country and makes approximately 600,000 monthly medical contacts.
Founded in 1972 and the first 100% Brazilian-owned pharmaceutical multinational, it has its own operation in 20 countries and maintains an important manufacturing site in Brazil, as well as plants in 6 other Latin American countries. In 2018, the group reported sales of R$ 4.3 billion and employed over 6,700 employees.
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