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August 12, 2022    /    News

August 12 : International Youth Day

At Zentiva, we welcome the fresh perspective of young people. On International Youth day, we would like to take the time to celebrate some of our employees who joined the company while studying at university and have worked their way up to #HelpZentivaWin in their new management roles.


Why did you choose to do a placement at Zentiva?

"My Placement was at Sanofi working on the "Zentiva" portfolio. I choose to apply to the placement as the role would enable me to learn more about the Pharmaceutical industry and working in a commercial environment." – Georgina Latham

How has Zentiva helped you in your career progression?

"Zentiva has supported my ambitions to grow my career, skills and knowledge. Though opportunities to shadow sales in customer calls, manage 5 customer accounts in my previous role to experience of what being in sales would be like, being the manager of a 3 month intern to gain some people management skills, training courses and advise from managers." – Georgina Latham

What are your recent successes?

"Getting the opportunity to be a National Account Manager" – Georgina Latham

Georgina has moved up from assistant brand manager to national account manager:
  • Assistant brand manager (student placement).
  • Marketing Assistant (part time in final year of uni).
  • Commercial Portfolio Manager.
  • Portfolio and Pricing Manager.
  • National Account Manager.

How has Zentiva helped you in your career progression?

"Zentiva has supported me with training and growth opportunities which I look forward to continuing." – Elliot Statham

What are your recent successes?

"My promotion in 2021 was something I was extremly proud of, and the recent Leadership training course will help towards continued progression within my role." – Elliot Statham

Elliot has moved up from Business Development Assistant to Senior Business Development Manager
  • Business Development Assistant full-time (Sep 2012-Sep 2013)
  • Business Development Executive part-time during studies (Sep 2013-Sep2016)
  • Business Development & Hospital Specialist (Sep 2016-July 2019)
  • Business Development Manager Zentiva (July 2019-March 2021)
  • Senior Business Development Manager (March 2021-)