How Sanofi improves human lives from Flanders

  • 7 jaar geleden - Sanofi’s world-class production facility in Flanders is changing human lives. And thanks to the region’s high-quality universities, R&D incentives, research centers, and life sciences network it will continue to do so for many years to come.
Sanofi builds the future of pharma in Flanders
Sanofi is one of the world’s top 3 biopharma companies that reaches millions of people with preventive medicines such as vaccines and personalized pharmaceutical drugs. In Flanders, the company has built a world-famous site.
“We can be proud of our world-class production facility in Geel,” says general manager Gunther Pauwels. “We are investing in an additional production line and in the expansion and modernization of our laboratories. We are very thankful for the support of local and regional governments in ensuring the success of our plans.”
With its first-class universities, hospitals, research centers and bio incubators, Flanders is an obvious choice for pharmaceutical companies. On top of that, the region is also situated in the center of a life sciences network and home to the bright minds that make pharma firms shine. Major R&D incentives and fast approval terms for clinical trials ensure that you have every resource at hand.
“I’ve worked in this domain for 30 years, and it still fascinates me how innovation impacts human lives,” adds Stéphane Vandendael, general manager of Sanofi Genzyme in Diegem.
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