Fresenius Kabi welcomes Portuguese Minister of Health

March 20, 2017

​​Fresenius Kabi welcomes Portuguese Minister of Health
From left to right: Paulo Mendes (Pharma Sales and Marketing Director Portugal), Georges Lopes (CFO Spain & Portugal), Dr. José Manuel Tereso (President of the Health Administration of the Central Region of Portugal), Jorge Amaral (Plant Manager Santiago de Besteiros), Prof. Dr. Adalberto Campos Fernandes (Minister of Health of Portugal), Montse Planas (Managing Director Spain & Portugal), Miguel Vigeant Gomes (Scientific Affairs Director Spain & Portugal) and Dr. José António Jesus (President of the Municipality of Tondela).

​Fresenius Kabi Portugal received a high ranking guest: The Minister of Health of Portugal, Prof. Dr. Adalberto Campos Fernandes, visited the production site in Santiago de Besteiros, Tondela − one of the largest industrial drug production complexes of its kind in Portugal. Various pharmaceuticals are manufactured at the plant, such as antibiotics and infusion solutions.

Fresenius Kabi is currently expanding the site by a further I.V. antibiotic production facility. The company has continuously invested in the site during the last years. The plant delivers to more than 70 countries worldwide, making Fresenius Kabi the largest exporter of drugs made in Portugal.