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Takeda Pharmaceuticals CEO Christophe Weber
Christophe Weber
226 Ratings
Pros
  • "Affords work life balance to all their employees including their contractors(in 81 reviews)

  • "Great benefits and patient outreach programs(in 65 reviews)

Cons
  • "work life balance could be improved(in 32 reviews)

  • "It is not just "no work life balance" culture but the treatment is inhuman(in 11 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (2)

    "Big Pharma"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA

      I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 20 years

      Pros

      Interesting work, great colleagues, opportunity to work globally

      Cons

      Could do better about developing people from within.

    • "Wonderful company and people"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Culture is patient centric

      Cons

      With all pharma, managed care

    • "Great company"

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        Former Employee - Territory Manager 
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 20 years

        Pros

        Great culture and positive environment to work in

        Cons

        Downsizing primary care salesforce is a negative

      • "Good Company"

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        Current Employee - Package Development Engineer in Deerfield, IL
        Recommends
        No opinion of CEO

        I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 4 years

        Pros

        -great benefits -beautiful campus with amenities -open door policy -team activities -great work/life balance

        Cons

        -closing Deerfield campus and moving to Boston

      • "Always in transition"

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        Current Employee - Manager in Deerfield, IL
        Recommends
        Negative Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 20 years

        Pros

        Flexible work hours, nice campus, good benefits

        Cons

        no pipeline, restructure ongoing, office is closing

        Advice to Management

        Retain talent, don't displace talent

      • "Growing quick"

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        Current Employee - Senior Scientist 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 4 years

        Pros

        Career Opportunity across divisions are available

        Cons

        Poor systems and communication management

      • Helpful (1)

        "Great Culture, Better Products"

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        Current Employee - Pharmaceutical Sales Representative 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        I have a wonderful bag mix of products that sell themselves once providers give them a try. Great opportunities for career advancement for young, ambitious reps. Management is well trained, fair, and honest.

        Cons

        Mystery surrounding possible layoffs after Shire acquisition. Lots of long winded, vague emails from executives that we could do without.

      • "Good place to work"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time

          Pros

          Good managers and realistic goals

          Cons

          Lots of change no lay offa like any pharma company.

        • "Great place to work"

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          Current Employee - Senior Manager in Chicago, IL
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 4 years

          Pros

          Global Pharma, many opportunities if one is not afraid and interested to learn

          Cons

          New changes with Shire acquisition that might add pressure

          Advice to Management

          Manage change carefully

        • "re- org all the time"

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            Current Employee - Professional Sales Representative 

            I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time

            Pros

            If you can find a great manager, its great

            Cons

            re-orging all the time makes it tough

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