AbbVie’s footprint in Puerto Rico is comprised by three manufacturing
sites located in Barceloneta and Jayuya, and a Commercial Affiliate
Office located in San Juan. The Company has more than 1,200 employees
among its joint manufacturing and commercial operations and is
considered one of the top 10 companies in Puerto Rico. Our Commercial
Operations serve patients in the Island and the US Virgin Islands.
AbbVie leadership in the Island is recognized by policymakers, by
peer companies and by the healthcare stakeholders, as a trusted
patient-centric partner. Our Manufacturing sites produce some of the
main biopharmaceutical products that we represent, that are prescribed
in more than 170 countries. In Puerto Rico, AbbVie Medical Affairs is
highly involved in the Company’s Clinical Trials and Real World
Evidence Scientific Studies with healthcare professionals and
patients, in Phases 1-4, evaluating medicines in early stages.
We are a strongly committed community partner and concerned
corporate citizen, with a year round corporate responsibility program
that encompasses the voluntarism of our employees and the corporate
support to give back to the communities where we live, work and
operate. The Company’s philanthropic priorities are geared towards
education, and to support non-profit organizations that address unmet
needs and provide services to the underserved. The Company is one of
United Ways top contributors through an annual employee giving
campaign with company matching.