A Strong Company in Europe
Headquartered near London, Astellas Pharma Europe oversees a major R&D centre in the Netherlands, as well as three manufacturing plants and 21 local offices throughout the region. Through Astellas Pharma International, its licensees, and distributors, the company is also responsible for sales throughout the Middle East and Africa.
Astellas Pharma Europe’s specialist regional knowledge and focus on changing tomorrow has been good for patients, and good for the success of the company. Despite an environment of austerity, our ethos of creating a brighter future for patients has resulted in sustained commercial strength and seven consecutive years of growth. We now employ more than 4,350 people across the region – in R&D, medical affairs, regulatory, manufacturing and sales – including 600 new recruits over recent months to support our growing business.