Cairo: Lundbeck Egypt, an affiliate of the Danish international pharmaceutical company engaged in the research and development, production, marketing, and sale of drugs for the treatment of brain diseases, has recently been recognized as one of the best places to work in Egypt 2020 and in the pharmaceutical industry.
Best Places to Work is an international certification program, considered as the ‘Platinum Standard’ in identifying and recognizing top workplaces around the world, provide employers the opportunity to learn more about the engagement and the satisfaction of their employees and honor those who deliver an outstanding work experience with the highest standards in regards to working conditions.
The company received outstanding scores across several aspects of their workplace, such as learning opportunities, organizational culture and giving back to the community resulting in its recognition among the employer of choice in Egypt.
“In 2015, we set out to realize a dream; ‘To establish Lundbeck Egypt among the best employers in the pharmaceutical industry through a unique culture and working environment’. We ALL worked hard and as one team to transform the dream into a vision. The dream is now a reality, but we won’t stop here. We will continue to strive to make Lundbeck Egypt an even better place to work, so we can continue to make a difference for people living with brain diseases” said Ahmed El-Ashmawy, Country Manager for Lundbeck Egypt.
“I am 40 years old now, I started my professional career when I was 20, from 20 to 30 I joined 8 companies, from 30 to 40 I have only been with Lundbeck. As HR Director, my job is straightforward because I’m working with leaders who have a people-first mindset in everything they do, Said Mohamed Ayoub, Human Resources Director, Lundbeck MEA.
“Despite the disruption brought about by the pandemic, the results showed that Lundbeck employees in Egypt feel overwhelmingly positive toward the workplace culture” said Hamza Idrissi, Program Manager for Egypt.
ABOUT BEST PLACES TO WORK PROGRAM:
Best Places To Work is the most definitive ‘Employer of Choice’ certification that organizations aspire to achieve. The program certifies and recognizes leading workplaces in many countries around the world with its proprietary assessment that analyzes a company’s attractiveness through a two-step process focusing on 8 Workplace factors.