The National Association for Female Executives (NAFE), one of the country’s largest associations for women professionals and business owners has recently named Roche Diagnostics as one of its “Top 70 Companies for Executive Women” in 2018. NAFE awards this recognition to corporations and nonprofit organizations in which women have significant clout to make the decisions that affect their company’s future and its bottom line.
Bridget Boyle, VP and Site Head, Human Resources, Roche Diagnostics said, “It’s an incredible honor to be recognized as an NAFE Top Company for Executive Women this close to International Women’s Day. We’re very proud of the progress we’ve made over the last several years and we will continue to strive for even more representation of women at all levels of the company through additional training, mentoring and sponsorship opportunities.”
The company has also been honored with a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award, recognizing the Best Places to Work in 2018. Great Place to Work and FORTUNE named Roche one of the country’s Best Workplaces for Millennials in 2017. Also, Working Mother magazine recognized Roche Diagnostics as one of the “Working Mother 100 Best Companies” for its strong leadership in family benefits and paid leave last year.
Founded in 1896, Roche is the world’s largest biotech company. Having pharmaceuticals and diagnostics under one roof have made Roche the leader in personalized healthcare – a strategy that aims to provide patients with customized treatment. Roche Diagnostics serves customers spanning the entire healthcare spectrum – from research institutions, hospitals and commercial laboratories to physicians and patients. The company offers a wide range of analyzers to maximize medical lab performance. Popular products include the Cobas Mira, Integra 400 Plus chemistry analyzer, AVL 9180 electrolyte analysis system, and Elecsys 2010 immunoassay analyzer.