Johnson & Johnson is easily the largest big pharma employer, and on certain metrics outstrips smaller rivals.
As a Covid-19 vaccine exclusivity and senior management storm engulfs Curevac, the German mRNA specialist insists it’s just conjecture and coincidence.
A shift to higher-growth systems and a tie-up with Illumina are sensible moves, but will take time to pay off.
Intuitive Surgical makes the most money per employee – but the title of “most improved” goes to Philips.
High-profile departures at Avexis raise more questions about Novartis’s acquisition, but there were plenty of red flags before the deal was sealed.
On sales per employee Abbvie and Bristol-Myers Squibb lead the big pharma pack, while Sanofi and Astrazeneca are the sector laggards.