AstraZeneca (Thailand) Ltd.

AstraZeneca Thailand wins Top Employer Award 2023 for the third year in a row,
reaffirming its position as a great place to work




Bangkok – AstraZeneca (Thailand) Ltd., has won the Top Employer Award 2023 in Thailand
from the Top Employers Institute for the third consecutive year, emphasising its position as a
“Great Place to Work” and demonstrating its unwavering commitment to promoting and fostering
a positive work environment.

Over the years, AstraZeneca Thailand values Inclusion and Diversity (I&D) by creating an
inclusive and equitable environment where people belong and Speak Up culture. Inclusion and
Diversity are fundamental to the success of our company because innovation requires
breakthrough ideas that only come from a diverse workforce empowered to challenge
conventional thinking.

AstraZeneca Thailand constantly implements policies and fosters gender equality to have equal
opportunities for advancement within the company. We encourage employees to fully manage
their work responsibilities and family roles through Work Anywhere, a flexible workplace policy.
“Paternity Leave Pledge 2022” has been signed to support 30 days of paid paternity leave within
the first year of parenthood. We hope that this gives all family members the best start to parenting.

AstraZeneca also strives to promote gender diversity in the organisation by establishing AZPride,
a network of employees worldwide dedicated to empowering LGBTQIA+ people to reach their full

Miss Chittra Theerachai, Head of Human Resources at AstraZeneca (Thailand) Ltd., says:
“We are delighted and honoured to receive the Top Employer Award 2023 in Thailand for the third
year in a row. This reflects the excellence of our HR policies in employee development and
inclusive and equitable environment where people belong. We are committed to promoting a safe,
healthy, and energising work environment for our people, as exemplified by our core values ‘Doing
the right thing’, which we always follow. In addition, the company urges employees to realise and
create enduring value for patients and society from disease awareness, early diagnostics,
improving the access and availability of innovative medicines alongside ensuring that we
contribute to a sustainable environment through the 'Making Health Happen' campaign. We push
the boundaries of science and provide more sustainable healthcare and well-being for people,
society, and the planet.”

The Top Employers Institute programme certifies organisations based on the participation and
results of their HR Best Practices Survey. This survey covers six HR domains consisting of 20
topics such as People Strategy, Work Environment, Talent Acquisition, Learning, Well-being and
Diversity & Inclusion and more. The programme has certified and recognised 2,053 Top
Employers in 121 countries.



AstraZeneca (LSE/STO/Nasdaq: AZN) is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that
focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialisation of prescription medicines in Oncology,
Rare Diseases, and Biopharmaceuticals, including Cardiovascular, Renal & Metabolism, and
Respiratory & Immunology. Based in Cambridge, UK, AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries
and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide. Please visit
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