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Daiichi Sankyo is a developer of pharmaceutical products. It engages in 4 businesses: the Innovative Pharmaceutical Business, the Generic Business, the Vaccine business, and the OTC-related business. The Innovative Pharmaceutical Business delivers a range of pharmaceuticals to patients ranging from the anticoagulant LIXIANA and other products in the primary care area to oncology products, among others, in the specialty care area. The Generic Business offers authorized generics (AG), or a new standard for generics featuring formulation, labelling, and packaging innovations that are easy to swallow but hard to swallow accidentally. The Vaccine business specializes in vaccines to prevent infectious diseases and develops a 3-valent combination vaccine containing three live attenuated viruses of measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR vaccine). The OTC-related business offers OTC drugs and a range of products including skincare cosmetics and oral care products.

HQChuo City, JP

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Job Openings133
Revenue (FY, 2019)¥981.8 B(+6%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)¥2.6 K(+6%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Daiichi Sankyo

Sunao Manabe

Sunao Manabe

President and CEO, Representative Director
Toshiaki Sai

Toshiaki Sai

Executive Vice President and CFO Head of Corporate Strategy & Management Div., Representative Director
Satoru Kimura

Satoru Kimura

Senior Executive Officer, Director & Head of Sales & Marketing Division
Masahiko Ohtsuki

Masahiko Ohtsuki

Senior Executive Officer, Head of Digital Transformation Management Div.
Shoji Hirashima

Shoji Hirashima

Senior Executive Officer, Head of Global Brand Strategy Div.
Noritaka Uji

Noritaka Uji

Outside Director
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Daiichi Sankyo Office Locations

Daiichi Sankyo has offices in Chuo City, Chiba, Chiyoda, Chiyoda City and in 38 other locations
Chuo City, JP (HQ)
3-chōme-5-1 Nihonbashihonchō
Chiyoda, JP
2716-1, Aza Kurakake, Oaza Akaiwa
Chiyoda City, JP
1-chōme-5-10 Kanda Sudachō
Fukuoka, JP
2-10-1, Hakata Eki Higashi, Hakata
Fukuoka, JP
2-chōme-10-1 Hakataekihigashi, Hakata Ward
Hiratsuka, JP
1-12-1, Shinomiya
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Daiichi Sankyo Financials and Metrics

Daiichi Sankyo Revenue

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Daiichi Sankyo's revenue was reported to be ¥981.79 b in FY, 2019 which is a 5.6% increase from the previous period.

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Daiichi Sankyo's current market capitalization is ¥4.9 t.
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Daiichi Sankyo Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Im CoOctober 08, 2015
Rice ForceOctober 08, 2015
Ambit BiosciencesSeptember 29, 2014$410 m
Plexxikon Inc.April 04, 2011$935 m
Ranbaxy LaboratoriesNovember 30, 2008$4.6 b
U3 Pharma AGMay 26, 2008
Ambit Biosciences Corp.
American Regent, Inc.
Daiichi Sankyo
Daiichi Sankyo Biotech Co., Ltd.
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Daiichi Sankyo Revenue Breakdown

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Daiichi Sankyo revenue breakdown by business segment: 92.8% from Prescription Drugs, 7.0% from Healthcare (OTC) Products and 0.2% from Other

Daiichi Sankyo revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 18.6% from North America, 9.8% from Europe, 61.9% from Japan and 9.7% from Other

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Daiichi Sankyo News and Updates

$81 Billion Worldwide Musculoskeletal Disorders Drugs Industry to 2030 - Featuring Pfizer, Abbott Laboratories and Daiichi Sankyo Among Others

Dublin, May 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Musculoskeletal Disorders Drugs Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report provides strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information…

Global Influenza Vaccines Market Report 2021-2027 Featuring Emerging Players - Moderna, Novavax, Daiichi Sankyo, & Versatope Therapeutics

DUBLIN, May 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Influenza Vaccines Market 2021 - 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The number of people being vaccinated with influenza vaccines worldwide will reach 500 million by the year-end of 2027. The Report Analyses...

Esperion Expands Partnership with Daiichi Sankyo Group to Additional Territories

–  Esperion to Receive $30.0 Million Upfront and Up to $175.0 Million in Milestone Payments ––  Milestones from Partnership with Daiichi Sankyo Group Now Total Up to $1.1 Billion ––  Demonstrates Daiichi Sankyo Group’s Commitment to the Bempedoic Acid Franchise and Strength of Existing Partnership –…

Global Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Disease Market Report 2021 Featuring Apollomics, Astellas, BerGenBio, Chimerix, Daiichi Sankyo, Forma, GlycoMimetics, Kiadis, MacroGenics, Medigene & Piramal

DUBLIN, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Disease Analysis: Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. AML is a type of heterogeneous hematological malignancy that originates from immature white blood cells (blasts) in the bone marrow,...

ViGeneron announces research collaboration with Daiichi Sankyo to evaluate vgAAV for novel ophthalmic gene therapy

The companies will evaluate ViGeneron’s proprietary, intravitreally injected vgAAV vectors for delivering a novel therapeutic protein to develop a gene therapy treatment for a highly prevalent eye disease The companies will evaluate ViGeneron’s proprietary, intravitreally injected vgAAV vectors for …

Daiichi Sankyo Submits Supplemental Application in Japan for Approval of Partial Changes Related to Additional Indication for the Antiplatelet Agent, Prasugrel Hydrochloride

Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited (hereafter, Daiichi Sankyo) announced today that a supplemental application for the antiplatelet agent, prasugrel hydrochloride (hereafter, prasugrel), was filed in Japan to expand the indication for prevention of recurrence of ischemic stroke as a partial change in i…
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Daiichi Sankyo Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Daiichi Sankyo founded?

    Daiichi Sankyo was founded in 2005.

  • Who are Daiichi Sankyo key executives?

    Daiichi Sankyo's key executives are Sunao Manabe, Toshiaki Sai and Satoru Kimura.

  • What is Daiichi Sankyo revenue?

    Latest Daiichi Sankyo annual revenue is ¥981.8 b.

  • Who are Daiichi Sankyo competitors?

    Competitors of Daiichi Sankyo include Bristol-Myers Squibb, Bayer and Boehringer Ingelheim.

  • Where is Daiichi Sankyo headquarters?

    Daiichi Sankyo headquarters is located at 3-chōme-5-1 Nihonbashihonchō, Chuo City.

  • Where are Daiichi Sankyo offices?

    Daiichi Sankyo has offices in Chuo City, Chiba, Chiyoda, Chiyoda City and in 38 other locations.

  • How many offices does Daiichi Sankyo have?

    Daiichi Sankyo has 49 offices.