Vifor Pharma AG

Vifor Pharma AG

Vifor Pharma AG

Date Founded



Rechenstrasse 37,St. Gallen, Sankt Gallen (St Gall) 9014

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Wholesale: Consumer Non-Durables/Sundries
Retail: Drug Stores

Company Description

Vifor Pharma AG is a pharmaceutical company, which engages in the research, development, production, and marketing of therapeutic products. It operates through the following geographical segments: Switzerland, Europe, USA, Rest of World, and Group. The firm offers products for iron deficiency, nephrology, and cardio-renal therapies. The company was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in St. Gallen, Switzerland.

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Chief Business Officer

Chief Medical Officer

Chief Strategy Officer

Chief Executive Officer, Galenica Santé

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Board of Directors

Partner at Sofinnova Partners SAS

Former General Counsel & Member of the Executive Board at Credit Suisse Group AG

Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Straumann Holding AG

Former President at Eli Lilly & Company

President at Swiss Society of Nephrology

Head of International Commercial at Shire Plc

Chairman & President at Neue Zürcher Zeitung AG

Partner at EQT Partners AB

Former Executive Vice President-Research & Development & Chief Scientific Officer at Ipsen SA

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Vifor Pharma AG purchases Inositec AG

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Vifor Pharma AG purchases Sanifit Therapeutics SA

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Vifor Pharma AG, Vifor (International) AG purchase ChemoCentryx, Inc. from GlaxoSmithKline Plc

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Chairman & President at Neue Zürcher Zeitung AG


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