Menarini, an Italian pharmaceutical group founded in 1886, today inaugurated its regional headquarters in the Dubai Science Park, as part of the objective of expanding its presence in the Middle East and Africa (Mea) region. The Group, which specializes in pharmaceutical research and production, consumer healthcare, oncology and diagnostics, has established the headquarters of the new regional office (Menarini Middle East and Africa) in Dubai, the city, he stresses “which represents an ideal hub for improving health and well-being of patients in this geographical area and to establish crucial relationships with the main stakeholders in the sector “. The inauguration was attended by notable personalities from the health sector, in particular His Excellency Dr. Amin Hussain Al Amiri, Deputy Under-Secretary for Public Health Policies and Licensing at the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Health and Prevention, USA Excellency Nicola Lener, Italian Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, in addition to the executives of the Menarini global team, such as Doctor Luca Lastrucci, general manager of the Group, Doctor Ugur Bingol, president for the Meta region (Middle East, Turkey and Africa) and the Doctor Basel Thaher, Regional Manager for the Middle East and Director General for the Mea region. The CEO of the Menarini Group and member of the Board of Directors, Elcin Barker Ergun, stressed that “today, with the opening of the regional offices in Dubai, marks a historic moment for us, an important turning point for significantly increase our presence and our portfolio in the Middle East “. “As a family-run business for 135 years, we look forward to serving more and more patients in the Middle East in the coming years, leveraging our firm commitment to Quality” said the top manager. Today’s inauguration of the Dubai office for the Mea region is, for the general manager of the Menarini Group, Luca Lastrucci, “an important milestone for our company, as part of the commitment to increase investments in this geographical area. “. “The presence in a leading pharmaceutical hub such as Dubai – he added – will enhance Menarini’s capabilities and improve market access with the supply of cutting-edge products in the field of cardiovascular, gastrointestinal and inflammatory diseases”. Lastrucci then highlighted that “the government of the United Arab Emirates has shown firm support for pharmaceutical and economic investments, with its solid commercial infrastructure and the impressive plants that the country boasts. This is a fundamental step in the right direction for Menarini and we will continue. to work alongside the UAE government to raise health care standards and foster the well-being of communities inside and outside the country. ” Commenting on the perfect alignment of the inauguration of the new regional headquarters of Menarini with the Dubai Industrial Strategy 2030, Dr. Ali Al Sayed, Director of the Pharmaceutical Services Department of the Dubai Health Authority, noted that “a particular goal of the Dubai strategy for 2030 it is to become a global hub for knowledge-based, sustainability-conscious and innovation-focused companies. ” “Thanks to his long experience in the field of medical research, Menarini will make an important contribution to this visionary strategy. It is a company with which we share the general vision of consolidation of Dubai as the destination of choice for knowledge, education and training in the health sector “added Ali Al Sayed. With a company present in 140 countries and over 17,000 employees behind it, the pharmaceutical group highlights that “the new regional headquarters in Dubai will operate under the banner of the deeply-rooted values that distinguish Menarini: attention to the patient, centrality of people and commitment to quality. , integrity and responsibility. This important milestone is a testimony to the mission for which Menarini is constantly committed, namely the treatment of pathologies on a global scale, always giving priority to the health of patients, above all “.
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