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Vifor Pharma is a diversified group active throughout the healthcare market which, among other things, develops, manufactures, and markets pharmaceutical products. The company also provides logistical services, runs pharmacies, offers database services, and sets up networks through its four divisions: Pharma, mainly active in the iron-deficiency anemia as well as consumer healthcare area; Logistics, which offers pre-wholesale pharmaceutical and healthcare companies a range of specialized services, including storage and distribution of their products, as well as debt collection; Retail, and HealthCare Information.

TypePublic
Founded1927
HQGlattbrugg, CH
Websiteviforpharma.com
Employee Ratings3

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)2,600
Job Openings125
Share Price (Nov 2021)CHF118.9
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Vifor Pharma

Etienne Jornod

Etienne Jornod

Honorary Chairman
Jacques Therillat

Jacques Therillat

Chairman and Independent Director
Colin Bond

Colin Bond

Chief Financial Officer
Barbara Angehrn

Barbara Angehrn

Chief Business Officer
Andreas Walde

Andreas Walde

General Secretary
Romeo Cerutti

Romeo Cerutti

Vice-Chairman
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Vifor Pharma Office Locations

Vifor Pharma has offices in Glattbrugg, Ettingen, St. Gallen, Villars-sur-Glâne and in 18 other locations
Glattbrugg, CH (HQ)
Flughofstrasse 61
Ettingen, CH
Brühlstrasse 50
St. Gallen, CH
Rechenstrasse 37
Villars-sur-Glâne, CH
Route de Moncor 10
Melbourne, AU
8/80 Dorcas St
Wien, AT
Linzer Str. 221
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Vifor Pharma Financials and Metrics

Vifor Pharma Revenue

Market capitalization (10-Nov-2021)

7.7b

Closing stock price (10-Nov-2021)

118.9
Vifor Pharma's current market capitalization is CHF7.7 b.
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Vifor Pharma Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Auxel FTG Shanghai Co., Ltd.

Vifor Pharma Cybersecurity Score

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78/100

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Vifor Pharma Online and Social Media Presence

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Vifor Pharma News and Updates

CSL Limited Announces Tender Offer To Acquire Vifor Pharma Ltd

MELBOURNE, Australia and ST. GALLEN, Switzerland, Dec. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CSL Limited Announces Tender Offer To Acquire Vifor Pharma Ltd - Agreement Announced on the Australian Stock Exchange and SIX Swiss Exchange 14 December, 2021 - Expands CSL's leadership across an attractive...

Australia's CSL makes $11.7 billion cash offer for Switzerland's Vifor Pharma

Australia's CSL makes $11.7 billion cash offer for Switzerland's Vifor Pharma

Vifor Pharma reports strong H1 2021 growth, on track to meet full year guidance

Vifor Pharma Group reported profitable revenue growth in H1 supported by a strong recovery in Ferinject® / Injectafer® with sales up 22.8% at CER as a result of improved patient access as COVID-19 restrictions eased in key markets. Based on the solid results in H1 2021, the Group is confident of ach…

Vifor Pharma reports strong H1 2021 growth, on track to meet full year guidance

Vifor Pharma Group reported profitable revenue growth in H1 supported by a strong recovery in Ferinject® / Injectafer® with sales up 22.8% at CER as a result of improved patient access as COVID-19 restrictions eased in key markets. Based on the solid results in H1 2021, the Group is confident of ach…

Abbas Hussain Appointed as New Chief Executive Officer of Vifor Pharma

Abbas Hussain will take over as CEO of the Vifor Pharma Group on 16 August 2021 Succeeding Stefan Schulze, who has decided to step down and leave the company for personal reasons.
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Vifor Pharma Blogs

Meet Patrick Schüepp, our Technical Operations Graduate!

Vifor Pharma launched its first Graduate Program three years ago, designed to support future high performing individuals, become an employer of choice for high potentials graduates who will join our mission to help patients lead better, healthier lives. Today meet Patrick Schüepp, our latest Technic…

Zurich Life Science Day 2021: A virtual success!

On February 4 2021, Vifor Pharma participated in the 12th edition of the Zurich Life Science Day, the largest Swiss job fair for life science, chemistry and biology students, post-graduates and young professionals. The one-day career fair moved online this year, but this did not prevent our teams en…

Our people at Vifor: Meet Francesca

At Vifor Pharma, our employees are the most valuable resource to achieving our company goals, vision and mission. Our shared values, lived by them every day, build the common ground for our success and form a strong company culture. Learn more about our talented people, their roles and responsibilit…

Resource efficiency is a key long-term success factor for Vifor Pharma

The manufacture of our products requires resources such as water and energy. Today we see environmental laws and regulations putting an increased emphasis on resource conservation, and non-renewable resources becoming scarce and associated with high costs. As a result, resource efficiency is importa…

Vifor Pharma ranked in Forbes 2020 World’s Best Employers List

Vifor Pharma has ranked 14th best ‘Drugs & Biotechnology’ company within Forbes 2020 World’s Best Employers List . In addition, we were also awarded 315th best company globally, emphasising the continued dedication and hard work of our employees to help patients around the world lead better heal…

Open Doors Event: Positioning Vifor Pharma as a top employer for young scientists

Part of activities to position Vifor Pharma as an attractive employer to new medical talent, we hosted 40 PhD/post-doc students from the Life Science Zurich Young Scientists Network at an ‘Open Doors’ event, last week. Despite the last minute change to a virtual online format, the event was very suc…

Vifor Pharma Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Vifor Pharma founded?

    Vifor Pharma was founded in 1927.

  • Who are Vifor Pharma key executives?

    Vifor Pharma's key executives are Etienne Jornod, Jacques Therillat and Colin Bond.

  • How many employees does Vifor Pharma have?

    Vifor Pharma has 2,600 employees.

  • Who are Vifor Pharma competitors?

    Competitors of Vifor Pharma include Multilab, Gador and Akums.

  • Where is Vifor Pharma headquarters?

    Vifor Pharma headquarters is located at Flughofstrasse 61, Glattbrugg.

  • Where are Vifor Pharma offices?

    Vifor Pharma has offices in Glattbrugg, Ettingen, St. Gallen, Villars-sur-Glâne and in 18 other locations.

  • How many offices does Vifor Pharma have?

    Vifor Pharma has 25 offices.