Csaba Poroszlai is confirmed CEO of the company by the Board of Directors of Egis. Balázs Vándor is appointed to the position of the Company’s Chief Financial Officer.
Egis has been present in Ukraine for more than 20 years – its representative office has become an important player for supplying the country with medicines since its opening in 1999. Egis helps its colleagues in Ukraine in every way it can and provides humanitarian aid to Ukrainian patients in the current situation.
Egis Pharmaceutical PLC’s Senior pharmaceutical sales rep participated very successfully at Medigames. Having won two gold medals, four silvers, and three bronze, pharmacist Dr. Judit Karagics contributed considerably to the 3rd place Hungary reached in the medal table. This excellent performance strengthens Egis’ reputation in the international target groups.
Our mission is to serve people with all of our skills, ensuring that they live a long and healthy life. Each and every employee is important and valuable to us.
Hungarian-based Egis Pharmaceuticals PLC signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Mundipharma network for a pegfilgrastim biosimilar. Pursuant to the agreement, Egis gains the exclusive distribution rights related to the medicine used to reduce a common side effect of cancer treatment called neutropenia and the related life-threatening infections. Thus, Egis gets the opportunity to launch this pegfilgrastim biosimilar product in four Eastern European countries.
This March marks the official start of the Hungarian Nationwide Public Health Screening Program’s special campaign: the new initiative focuses on children’s health.
Two technology-intensive developments, carried out with state subsidies, were completed at Egis Pharmaceuticals PLC’s Körmend site (Hungary). The investments were inaugurated by Péter Szijjártó, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and by the company’s CEO, Dr. István Hodász on 15 October. In addition to a new packaging plant, Egis has also established a plant with special knowledge and technology requirements, typically suitable to manufacture oncology products. Thus, Egis is now able to implement all value-creating processes within the field of oncology, from development to active ingredient and finished product manufacturing.
The Semmelweis University and Egis Pharmaceuticals PLC have agreed on an even closer cooperation than before. Our common goal is to further raise the standards of pharmaceutical R+D as well as pharmacist and doctor training by making use of the synergies in each other’s activities. As a result of the agreement, new health industrial innovations can be launched and the Semmelweis University can be extended with more practical educational and training elements that also meet the needs of the Hungarian pharmaceutical industry.
It is important for us to protect the future of our planet, therefore we try to reduce our ecological footprint. Egis uses more and more electric cars in its fleet in order to minimize the harmful substance output.
Disinfection plays an important role in reducing the risk of infection. As a responsible company, Egis supports the safe operation of pharmacies in the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic as well.
У тісній співпраці з нашими працівниками ми зараз працюємо над переробкою захисного одягу. Незважаючи на те, що проект ще триває, наша співпраця вже була визнана: нам було присуджено премію за добру практику на здорових робочих місцях, щоб ми могли перейти до наступного туру, організованого для країн ЄС.
It is the third time our company supports the Hungarian Press Photo Exhibition’s Nature and Science category.
According to our mission, we serve people with all of our skills, so that they can live a long and healthy life. That is why we chose to support the comprehensive nationwide screening program as a Golden Sponsor in 2019. The state-of-the-art screening truck will tour around the country until Christmas, stopping by 200 spots to offer screenings in 37 different areas.
On the occasion of the national holiday, Dr. István Hodász, CEO of Egis was granted the award ‘For the Hungarian Economy’ by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Mihály Varga. The award is the most prestigious recognition to be given by the Minister of Finance on ministerial level for outstanding excellence and contribution to the Hungarian economy.
One of Egis’ core values is care – with our immediate surroundings as well as in a wider sense. As a responsible company, we strive to support such projects that serve people’s safety and comfort. In this spirit, Egis decided to support the construction of a safe bicycle railroad crossing that is used also by many of our employees daily on their way to our Körmend plant.