AstraZeneca is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines. We focus on three main therapy areas – Oncology, Cardiovascular & Metabolic Disease (CVMD) and Respiratory – and we are also selectively active in the areas of autoimmunity, neuroscience and infection. We seek to leverage our combination of capabilities, which encompass both small molecules and biologics, and include immunotherapies and developing innovative delivery devices that can offer choice to patients.
As our Purpose is to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. We’re focused on the potential of science to address the unmet needs of patients around the world. At AstraZeneca every one of our employees makes a difference to patient lives everyday. It is why we come to work every day and is part of our DNA. But this is only half of the story; we know that we do not have all the answers. We want to share ideas because we believe it results in better medicines. We want the way we work to be inclusive, open and collaborative. This approach runs through all that we do.
Our values determine how we work together and the behaviours that are integral to our drive for success. It guides our decision making, define our beliefs and foster a strong AstraZeneca culture. Globally, we focus on 5 key values consistently - We follow the science, We put patients first, We play to win, We do the right thing, and We are entrepreneurial.
We are AstraZeneca. More than 59,000 of us, across six continents, working together across global boundaries to make an impact and find answers to challenges. We pride ourselves as one of the world’s most exciting bio-pharmaceutical companies. We’re a science leader with a mission to turn ideas into life-changing medicines that improve patients’ lives and benefit society; our innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide. For more information, visit www.astrazeneca.com.