In response to the ‘High Employers Survey’ of roughly 7,600 respondents from internationally this yr, Biocon stated in a press release its rating was primarily based on three key attributes
Biocon Ltd, the Bengaluru-headquartered bio-pharmaceuticals firm, has been ranked among the many High 5 World Biotech Employers for 2020 on the US-based Science journal’s annual ‘Science Careers High 20 Employers’ listing, a press release from Biocon stated.
With this rating, Biocon has moved up from No. 7 in 2018 and No. 6 in 2019 and to fifth place this yr, forward of world pharma firms equivalent to Novo Nordisk, Roche, Eli Lilly,Abbott, Novartis, Pfizer and many others.
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The corporate has persistently among the many high world employers for eight consecutive years, since its debut on the listing in 2012.
In response to the High Employers Survey of roughly 7,600 respondents from internationally this yr, Biocon’s rating was primarily based on three key attributes: ‘revolutionary chief within the business’, ‘is socially accountable’ and ‘has loyal staff’, the assertion added.
This yr, the survey was held from March 3 by way of Might 3, when firms globally a have been grappling with quarantines and lockdowns in response to COVID-19.
Biocon Govt Chairperson Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw stated, “We’re delighted to be ranked among the many High 5 World Biotech Employers by Science Journal.
The rating is a recognition of the fervour that our staff carry to the job, which allowed us to run important and demanding manufacturing, high quality and provide operations with decreased staffing regardless of the extreme disruptions brought on by the Covid-19 outbreak, thus minimising the affect on sufferers and companions.
Their dedication additionally enabled us to quickly develop novel therapeutics for the lethal coronavirus and serve humanity by combating Covid-19.” The opposite high employers within the listing are Regeneron, Alnylam, Incyte and Syngenta.