Qunitles entered its 33rd year of operation, having been established at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1982
Quintiles, the world's largest biopharmaceutical services company, has been named to FORTUNE magazine's "World's Most Admired Quintiles is ranked third overall in FORTUNE's Healthcare: Pharmacy and Other Services category with the top ranking for the reputation attribute of "global competitiveness" and second within the segment
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"I would like to congratulate Quintiles' employees around the world for making this possible," said Quintiles Chief Executive Officer Tom Pike. "Being named one of the World's Most Admired Companies
"It is recognition that Quintiles is headed in the right direction to deliver value for customers as we improve their probability of success," Pike continued. "It is now up to all of us in the organization to live upto these expectations."
Quintiles recently entered its 33rd year of operation, having been established at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1982 by biostatistics professors Dr Dennis Gillings, CBE and Gary Koch, PhD. The company, which once operated out of a trailer on the UNC campus, now conducts business in approximately 100 countries.