Compare Otsuka vs Alaven Pharmaceutical BETA

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Otsuka

Employee Ratings

  • Otsuka scored higher in 2 areas: % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Alaven Pharmaceutical scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 267 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 4 reviews)
Alaven Pharmaceutical employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Otsuka employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
4.0
Alaven Pharmaceutical employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Otsuka employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.8
Alaven Pharmaceutical employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than Otsuka employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
4.7
Alaven Pharmaceutical employees rated their Senior Management 1.1 higher than Otsuka employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.2
Alaven Pharmaceutical employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Otsuka employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Otsuka Ceo Kabir Nath
91%
91%Kabir Nath
CEO Approval
Alaven Pharmaceutical Ceo Bala Venkataraman
100%
100%Bala Venkataraman
Alaven Pharmaceutical employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Otsuka employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Otsuka employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Alaven Pharmaceutical employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Otsuka employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 33% higher than Alaven Pharmaceutical employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
27%

Salaries

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£148,364/yr
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£62/hr
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£25,732/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Otsuka.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Otsuka.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 14 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 14 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 11 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Quality Assurance

I have been working at Otsuka full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Flexible, Open to new ideas, endless opportunities

Cons

Multifaceted organisation, Complex decision making

"Amazing"4 Oct 2015

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Alaven Pharmaceutical full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great team, straight talk, no drama, no politics, an amazing start up, lots of fun , l9ts of challenges

Cons

Got acquired by a politicized company, that loved to waste money, have their "friends" in control, and have lots of drama

Advice to Management

Do it againg, will be great to start over with the same nice team Hopefully protected from acquisitions, go do it guys!

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