Recognition is given to professionals who foster cutting-edge initiatives
São Paulo, March 2020 – Eurofarma, a Brazilian multinational with its own operations in 20 countries in Latin America and a fierce innovation advocate, ranked among the three finalists for the IT Executive of the Year award in the Pharmaceutical Industries category. Organized by IT Mídia, the award targets CIOs and IT industry executives who promote outstanding initiatives, having contributed to the company’s business and their own careers.
This was the first time the winners were announced online, due to the current scenario regarding the coronavirus outbreak in Brazil. In this edition, 376 registrations were analyzed, including 248 CIOs and other 128 professionals in the market. The list of competitors was defined based on an assessment of the initiatives by a judging committee organized by IT Mídia and made up of experts in the technology market and professionals from Korn Ferry.
“We were then winners last year and ranked among the finalists this year. Contributing to Eurofarma’s digital transformation makes me proud, especially when counting with the collaboration of such a competent and talented team”, Daniel Ferreira, Eurofarma’s Information Technology director, points out.
About Eurofarma Group
Eurofarma is a health company focused on offering products and services to improve people’s lives with quality, innovation and fair prices across all major pharmaceutical segments: Prescription, Generic, Hospital, Oncology, and Nonprescription Drugs, as well as Veterinary Medicine. In Brazil alone, the company offers 287 different molecules and over 600 products. Eurofarma is a leader in medical prescriptions, serving 30 different specialties and covering 101 therapeutic classes, which account for 89% of retail pharmaceutical sales. The company has the largest sales force in the country, which visits approximately 600,000 doctors monthly.
Founded in 1972 and the first pharmaceutical multinational with 100% Brazilian capital, it has own operations in 20 countries and maintains a major manufacturing park in Brazil, as well as plants in 6 other Latin American countries. The Group reported sales of BRL 5.4 billion in 2019 and employs over 7,000 employees.
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