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  • Congratulations to our CEO, Pascal Soriot, for being named a 2019 Glassdoor Top CEO in the #UK. Thanks to our team for sharing your feedback and making this possible! We pride ourselves on continually working to offer our colleagues a #greatplacetowork - join our team today: #LifeatAZ

  • Coming together to March for LGBTQ+ Inclusion. Proud of all our colleagues, allies and friends #LifeatAZ #pfizer #ProudScienceAlliance #pride

    Find out more about Proud Science Alliance:

    Proud Science Alliance

    During 2018, the working group agreed our problem statement, vision and aims as foundational to what we would do together. We agreed our governance structure, including a formal Steering Team, to ensure we put in place a sustainable framework that will allow us to achieve our aims. We again participated together in Pride in London and started programming with a webinar on Leadership from an LGBTQ+ perspective, available to employees from all our organisations.

  • Dr Jane Osbourn, Vice-President of R&D at AstraZeneca and Chair of the Bioindustry Association, has been made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the Queen’s birthday honours list for services to drug research and development.

    We share many people’s excitement about this recognition and congratulate Jane who has been with the company for over 25 years.

    Jane commented: “Science only progresses through shared endeavour, and I would like to thank all the many colleagues, collaborators and mentors I have worked with over the years for their skill, hard work and support.” #lifesciences, #cambridge.

  • At the Global Technology Centre (GTC) in India, we are extremely delighted to win the ‘Organizational Excellence’ and ‘Excellence in Innovation’ Awards at the NASSCOM Global Capability Centre (GCC) Conclave. With 400 nominations from 1000+ MNC GCCs in India, this is a big win that reflects AZ GCC’s impact on business, customers and stakeholders. Read more about GCC and our culture of teamwork, collaboration and out of box thinking here -

    India - AstraZeneca

    AstraZeneca - India - Discover the ground-breaking work we are going in India at

  • AstraZeneca’s Global Capability Centre, AstraZeneca India Private Ltd. was set up in September 2014 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India with the mandate to deliver best in class IT service for the global business. The GTC is committed to deliver the global mandate spanning excellence in delivery, Innovation and being a great place to work for its people.

    In the span of the last 4 years, our centre has grown to 2400+ employees (out of which 91% of our employees belong to Gen X and Gen Y) becoming one of the largest pharma Technology Centres in India. Our capability center is set up in the heart of the city at Ramanujan IT Park with a collaborative workspace built over 350,000 square feet, fitted with trendy interior designs and smart IT enabled meeting rooms. We are spread across 7 floors and are expanding as we continue to grow. The Centre operates 24*7 to support users across the globe. We also have an office in Bengaluru also which houses business services.

  • We are one of only six companies worldwide to achieve a place on the @CDP A List for both Climate and Water Security for the 3rd year running: . #CDPAList #ActOnClimate #WaterSecurity

    AstraZeneca one of only six companies to achieve double A Listing for Climate and Water Security for the third year running by environmental impact non-profit CDP

    AstraZeneca has been highlighted as one of only six companies worldwide to achieve double A Listing for Climate and Water Security for the third year running by environmental impact non-profit CDP. The company was also recognised as a world leader for supplier engagement on climate change.

  • We had a great time today at National Student Pride in the UK. Across three days, over 1700 students from 170 global universities attend in person and thousands join online our for a weekend aimed at empowering young LGBT people feel comfortable in their identity. #studentpride #LifeatAZ #greatplacetowork

  • It's only at AstraZeneca that you can be having lots of fun at a careers fair one minute, and the next have your best friends crash to wish you happy birthday! #LifeatAZ #childhoodpictures #funatwork.

  • Congratulations to our Executive Vice-President, Research & Development BioPharmaceuticals Mene Pangalos, who has been appointed to the The Francis Crick Institute Board of Trustees. This appointment is testament to Mene’s support of UK life sciences, scientific rigour and open collaboration.
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  • We are proud to be selected for the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index.
    We are one of 230 companies globally leading the way towards more equal, inclusive workplaces. #BloombergGEI #sustainability. Read more:

    AstraZeneca selected for 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index, recognising commitment to advancing women in the workplace

    In recent years, we have focused on increasing the number of women in leadership positions. Globally, since 2012, the number of women in Senior and Leadership roles has risen from some 39% to 45% at the end of 2018. However, we do not only focus our Inclusion and Diversity efforts on our own work force.

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