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BD Nairobi Reviews

Updated Jan 7, 2018

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BD CEO Vincent A. Forlenza
Vincent A. Forlenza
2 Ratings
  1. "Sales Manager"

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    Former Employee - Sales Manager in Nairobi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BD full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Employee centric company.Great benefits, work life balance. Education programs

    Cons

    Depending on the division, the sales targets could be unattainable.

    Advice to Management

    Please don't forget products tailored for the developing world ( R&D) where insurance reimbursements is not the order of the day.

    BD2018-01-08
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    "Field Service Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Field Service Engineer in Nairobi
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BD full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Working on things that matter like Healthcare

    Cons

    No focus on emerging markets

    Advice to Management

    Must be quick to change according to market dynamics.

    BD2017-06-18
  3. "Nice place to build resume for 3-4 years"

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    Current Employee - Point of Care Manager EMA in Nairobi
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BD for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Job security, stability, great people, real passion for healthcare

    Cons

    Too rigid, politics are more important than merit, "un-cool" product portfolio, takes long to innovate, little chance to bring positive change or influence/impact.

    BD2015-08-12
  4. "Twelve years senior management experience, currently Policy and Strategy Advisor for Africa for Medical Surgical Systems"

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    Current Employee - Policy & Strategy Advisor - Africa in Nairobi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BD full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Freehand and self driving Ethical practices

    Cons

    Policy as a strategic approach still needs to take root especially in the emerging markets.

    Advice to Management

    Need to strengthen policy organization to support business environment in the emerging markets.

    BD2013-04-29
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