Our Business Philosophy
Astellas Pharma US, Inc. upholds the Astellas Group's business philosophy, which
has three elements — raison d'être, mission and beliefs. This business philosophy
expresses the company’s goal to contribute to the health of people around the world
through the provision of highly effective and trustworthy pharmaceuticals, while
continuously increasing Astellas’ enterprise value.
Specifically in the U.S., Astellas is intensely focused on five key therapeutic
areas: cardiology, dermatology, immunology, infectious disease, and urology which
will help strengthen Astellas' foothold within the U.S. marketplace and support
our overall goal of being a globally competitive company respected for its knowledge
and innovation in established franchises. Astellas is also committed to advancements
within the field of oncology and other emerging therapeutic areas.
Astellas' focus on becoming a leader in the U.S. within these five therapeutic areas
supports the company's business philosophy, VISION 2015, to become a "global category
leader." Visit the Astellas Pharma Inc. Web site
for more information about VISION 2015.
Contribute toward improving the health of people around the world through the provision
of innovative and reliable pharmaceutical products.
- To go beyond all others in exploring and tapping the potential
of the life sciences.
- To continue tackling new challenges and creating innovative pharmaceutical
- To deliver quality products along with accurate information and
retain solid credibility among customers.
- To support healthy living for people around the world.
- To continue shining on the global pharmaceutical field.
Sustainable enhancement of enterprise value
- Astellas will seek to enhance its enterprise value in a sustainable
- Astellas will seek to be the company of choice among all its stakeholders,
including its customers, shareholders, employees, and the global community.
- Astellas will strive to gain the trust of all stakeholders and
thereby enhance its enterprise value.
Our “beliefs” provide the code of conduct we prize. Astellas will always be a group
of people who act upon these beliefs.
- High Sense of Ethics
We will always manage our business with the highest sense of ethics.
- Customer Focus
We will always seek to understand customer needs and our focus will always be on
achieving customer satisfaction.
We will not be complacent and will always seek to innovate to create new value.
- Competitive Focus
Our eyes will always be directed to the outside world, and we will continue to create
better value faster.