Every day, everywhere
we at sanofi-aventis
are working for what
really matters: health
Sanofi-aventis is the 1st largest pharmaceutical company in Europe and the 3rd company in the world, on the basis of global research & development system. Its main goal is working better and moving faster in the field of health care, to create new technologies that bring hope and are essential to medical progress. Research organization of Sanofi-aventis ranks among the best in the world, with 11 000 scientific personnel it is the leader in major therapeutic areas, such as cardiovascular diseases, thrombosis, oncology diseases, diabetes, central nervous systems disorders, internal medicine and creation of modern vaccines.
Sanofi-aventis also carries out social projects for treatment of malaria, sleep disorders, leishmaniasis, epilepsy and tuberculosis for developing countries.
Sanofi-aventis is the successful example of globalization of well known pharmaceutical companies. The history takes beginning from the companies like Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, Chiochst-Marion Roussel, Aventis, Sanofi-Wintrop-Chinoin, Sanofi-Synthelabo Group. During the whole history of the Company, starting from 1998, it had official representative office in Georgia.
sanofi-aventis has its own factories and Representative Offices in 100 different countries all over the world, with more than 100 000 employees.
Sanofi-aventis is the mighty pharmaceutical company, which works in three main directions: research and development part – manufacture of products and clinical studies; pharmaceutical part - commercial activities connected with distribution and marketing part - establishment of representative offices in different countries to defend the interests of the company. Georgia also is included in the sphere of these interests.
General Manager of sanofi-aventis Representative Office in Georgia and Armenia is Mrs. Marina Giorgobiani. She directs its activities and management from the very first day of its establishment in Georgia. During these years Georgian Representation has been grown from the point of view of its level and standards, scale of activities and number of employees as well. Nowadays there are 30 employees working in the Representative Office, 4 of them work in Armenia.
Our main function, as that of the official representative office, is the state registration of the sanofi-aventis products in Georgia and Armenia; also providing additional information about extension of indications of medicines, changes of packaging and other data; our next basic function is to spread information about these medicines in the society of physicians through local conferences or round tables and popularization of our products with the help of advertising clips and other promotional activities. During the campaign of spreading information about the medicine the Company pays special attention to review the medical problem on the local level as well as participation of doctors on International Conferences and Congresses, development doctors knowledge about new approach of treatment guidelines for difference diseases. With our sponsorship different Conferences, educational seminars and round tables of regional and local importance were arranged. In total there were held more than 25 local conferences in close collaboration with medical-branch associations and societies.
The employees of the representative office constantly research pharmaceutical market, products effectiveness, tendencies and pharmaco-expenses. They work on pharmaco economic and social pharmacy issues with full and strict respect of the norms of Ethical Code. Distribution of our products in Georgia is realized by leaders of Georgian pharmaceutical market “Aversi Pharma” and “PSP Group”.
We have strong values: performance, audacity, courage, creativity, solidarity and respect for both individuals and for local cultures.
These are shared daily by all sanofi-aventis people. Every day, through their involvement, actions and initiatives, they are working for what really matters: health.