Siegfried included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index Europe
November 17, 2021
Siegfried is proud to announce that it has been selected for the first time as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Europe, in recognition of its commitment to and implemen-tation of sustainable business practices. The DJSI is a widely recognized standard for measuring corporate environmental, social, and governance (ESG) progress across industries.
Wolfgang Wienand, CEO Siegfried: "We are very happy to be among the sustainability leaders in our industry. The first-time inclusion in the DJSI Europe is a great recognition for our targeted efforts since many years. We take this appreciation also as a confirmation for how we are running our company and as motivation to continue on our ambitious ESG journey."
The Siegfried Group is a global life sciences company with sites in Switzerland, Germany, Spain (from 1.1.2021), France, Malta, the USA and China. In 2020, the company achieved sales of 845.1 million Swiss francs and employed on 31.12.2020 about 2'500 people at nine sites on three continents. Following the acquisition of two sites in Spain as per 01.01.2021, this number rose to approximately 3'500 employees. Siegfried Holding AG is publicly listed on SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SFZN).
Siegfried is active in manufacturing pharmaceutical APIs (and their intermediates) as well as drug products (tablets, capsules, sterile vials, ampoules, cartridges and ointments) for the pharmaceutical industry and provides development services.