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Percival Barretto-Ko Named to PharmaVOICE 100

Aug 1, 2019

Astellas US President Percival Barretto-Ko was recently named a 2019 PharmaVOICE 100 honoree, an annual list of 100 inspiring individuals recognized for their positive contributions to the life-sciences industry.

Barretto-Ko’s recognition highlights his contributions to the biopharmaceutical industry including his leadership in accelerating Astellas’ work to improve patient experience and access, and deepen Astellas’ commitment to diversity and inclusion.

“I am honored to be part of such a distinguished group of accomplished professionals helping make a difference in our industry.” says Barretto-Ko. “I credit the mentors who have guided me, and especially the amazing talent of every employee here at Astellas, all of whom continue to inspire me daily with their kindness, compassion and focus on the patients we serve.”

Established 15 years ago by PharmaVOICE magazine, the PharmaVOICE 100 honorees represent a broad cross-section of industry sectors. The distinguished honorees are selected based on how they have inspired and motivated colleagues and peers, and how they have effected positive changes in their own organizations and industry. These individuals illustrate what it means to think bigger, do more, and lead with passion and integrity.

View the 2019 list of the PharmaVOICE 100.