• Number of employees: 57,500 (in 2014)
  • Previous year's turnover: £17 Billion (in 2014)

AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven, integrated biopharmaceutical company.

AstraZeneca specialise in the discovery, development, manufacture and market prescription of medicines for six important areas of healthcare, which include some of the world’s most serious illnesses: cancer, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, infection, neuroscience, and respiratory and inflammation.

Active in over 100 countries, AstraZeneca also have a growing presence in emerging markets including China, Brazil, Mexico and Russia.

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