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Biocon CEO Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
137 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good work culture, work life balance(in 23 reviews)

  • "Collaborative work environment and exposure to interact with industry experts(in 22 reviews)

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  1. "Senior Executive"

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    Former Employee - Senior Executive in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Biocon for more than a year

    Pros

    Good work environment,friendly atmosphere to work

    Cons

    WORKLOAD Distribution is too much for some jobs

    Advice to Management

    UPTO MARK

    Biocon2016-11-10
  2. "Great collaborative and inspiring culture"

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    Former Employee - Product Specialist 

    I worked at Biocon full-time

    Pros

    Collaborative work environment and exposure to interact with industry experts.

    Cons

    Lax in employees professional development.

    Biocon2019-05-07
  3. "Good company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Biocon full-time

    Pros

    Nice atmosphere and friendly colleagues

    Cons

    Very far from the city

    Biocon2018-02-16
  4. "Best for work life balance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Biocon full-time

    Pros

    Helpful atmosphere, one can learn and build up skills

    Cons

    Ending up in a wrong team

    Biocon2017-10-03
  5. "Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Biocon

    Pros

    Very good company and learning

    Cons

    No Cons and very ggod management

    Biocon2017-09-13
  6. "A mixed bag"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Biocon

    Pros

    1) Flexi timings 2) Opportunity to learn

    Cons

    1) Bad appraisal system 2) No proper management 3) Differentiation between verticals 4) Extra pressure on the people who work 5) Managers expect the work of 5 people to be done by 1 person

    Advice to Management

    1) Need young managers who have a better and fresh outlook towards team management.

    Biocon2016-08-24
  7. "Production"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Biocon

    Pros

    all round experience, holistic, reasonably flexible

    Cons

    career growth not very promising

    Biocon2016-04-12
  8. "Good for learning both what to do and what not to do"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Biocon full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    There are lot of opportunities but only if a person is in the right team and an extrovert. Working with Biocon would definitely improve people skills.

    Cons

    Lot of bureaucracy and compartmentalized. Transparency is not maintained at all levels.

    Advice to Management

    Please have a pay band defined for each position and have the same rules for every employee.

    Biocon2014-12-23
  9. "Controller"

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    Current Employee - Controller in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at Biocon

    Pros

    Very good company to work for. Lot of opportunities for growth.

    Cons

    No budget for staff training. Need more communication from the management.

    Advice to Management

    Keep communication channels open.

    Biocon2012-04-23
  10. "Full time"

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    Former Employee - Executive in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Biocon full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Pleasure working in this company Can improve knowledge

    Cons

    No any as of now

    Advice to Management

    Good company

    Biocon2019-05-21
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