Medis wins Company of the Year, EMEA Award





Frankfurt, 24 October 2017: Medis and Generics bulletin are pleased to announce that Medis has won the Company of the Year, EMEA Award at the Global Generics & Biosimilars Awards 2017, organised by Generics bulletin. The Company of the Year, EMEA Award was sponsored by Panacea and judged by an expert panel.

 
"Well done to Medis for their success in this category, nominations for which included major players across Europe, the Middle East and Africa," commented Aidan Fry, Editor of Generics bulletin. The companies nominated for this award where Medis, Sandoz, Hikma Pharmaceuticals, and Alvogen.
 
Now in their fourth year, the Awards were presented on Tuesday 24 October 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany, by Generics bulletin and co-hosts QuintilesIMS. The companies nominated for this award where Medis, Sandoz, Hikma Pharmaceuticals, and Alvogen.
 
Valur Ragnarsson, Medis CEO, said on the occasion: “We are proud and happy to have been rewarded with this Award at the prestigious Global Generics & Biosimilars Awards. The honour belongs to all our employees, and to our colleagues around the world, for their resilience and drive to make our company grow stronger every day.”
 
The Global Generics & Biosimilars Awards 2017 rewards 'best practice' in the two sectors, while at the same time encouraging improvements in every aspect of the way business is conducted. Every Award effectively underscores the efforts made by the global generics and biosimilars sectors to make more affordable medicines available to more people everywhere.
 


Notes to editors:
1) Generics bulletin, the global newsletter for the generic and biosimilar medicines sectors, is the organiser of the Global Generics & Biosimilars Awards 2017.
2) The ceremony was held at the Frankfurt Marriott Hotel, Frankfurt, Germany.
3) Here you can access Generics bulletin, Winners Edition with details about all the awards and categories.
4) A downloadable PDF version of this story can be found here.
For more information about Medis, please contact Sigfus Orn Gudmundsson on +354 550 3200 or sigfus@medis.is.
For more information about the Awards, please contact Natalie Cornwell at Generics bulletin on +44 (0) 1564 777 550 or awards@generics-bulletin.com