Career development

LEO Pharma provide challenging careers to more than 3,500 highly qualified people from all walks of life.


  • Research & Development: >500
  • Global Product Supply: >950
  • Sales & Marketing: >1900
  • Support functions: approx. 150
  •                                                    (Full-time equivalent. Ultimo 2009)

    Lying at the heart of our company’s success and growth is the passion of our LEO people who are determined to make a real difference to the quality of people’s lives. We are a company united by strong values – passion, competitiveness, innovation, adaptability and integrity – that are embedded in our everyday working lives.

    A world of opportunities
    We reward our people for good ideas, for taking the initiative and for going that extra mile. We want our people to discover and develop their own strengths. So, we offer training programmes, professional development and flexible career paths – technicians can become scientists; scientists can become marketing managers. Our employees enjoy advanced facilities and the resources they need to carry out their research in a motivating, international environment. We are an equal opportunity employer, with a wide diversity in nationalities and educational backgrounds.

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