By naming Bayer, the jury has placed particular emphasis on the company’s ability to show growth in difficult markets, their ability to create deep partnerships with Danish institutions and their introduction of innovative products related to human, animal and plant health.
Spokesman for the jury, Jørgen Bardenfleth, says:
- "As a fast growing pharma and life science company in Denmark, Bayer has continuously introduced innovative products to the Danish market. By committing to strategic partnerships, placing a Nordic HQ in Copenhagen and sustaining a socially responsible business by fostering diversity in the workplace, Bayer is a valuable asset to Denmark."
CEO for Bayer Denmark, Marion McPherson expresses great pride in receiving the award. She says:
- “It is a great honour to be named as AmCham's 2015 “Foreign Company of the Year”. It is great news for Bayer to receive the recognition for the tremendous job that all of our employees do to ensure that we are able to provide innovative and sustainable products and solutions to help improve people's lives in the Danish Society.”
Invest in Denmark is proud to congratulate Bayer
Invest in Denmark is proud to congratulate Bayer as this year’s AmCham Denmark’s 2015 Foreign Company of the Year. Dorte Bech Vizard, Director of Invest in Denmark says:
- "AmCham’s annual foreign company of the year award recognizes the importance and positive impact made by foreign companies investing in Denmark – comprising only 1.2% of private sector companies, but creating more than 20% of the private sector jobs."
- "Invest in Denmark congratulates Bayer on winning this prestigious award and wishes to acknowledge Bayer’s long-standing commitment to growth in Denmark," adds Dorte Bech Vizard.
Bayer joins a prestigious list of previous award winners including: Roche (2014), Biogen Idec (2013), McDonald’s (2012), Siemens (2011), Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers (2010), Iron Mountain (2009) and GlaxoSmithKline (2008).
Invest in Denmark congratulates Bayer, and recognizes all of the finalists for their great achievements.
Click here to read about all the finalists.