Welcome to Astellas Pharma Canada, Inc.

Astellas Pharma Canada, Inc. is committed to providing patients, customers, community and employees with a bright future by changing tomorrow. This commitment is made possible because we are a different kind of pharmaceutical company. Headquartered in Markham, Ontario, Astellas Pharma Canada, Inc. is recognized as the first Japanese pharmaceutical company in Canada.

In 2020, for the fifth consecutive year, Astellas Pharma Canada was named by the Great Place to Work® Institute to the lists for Best Workplaces™ in Canada and Best Workplaces™ for Women. The company has also received recognition from Great Place to Work® by being named to the Lists of Best Workplaces™ for Inclusion, Best Workplaces™ for Giving Back, Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness, Best Workplaces™ for Healthcare and Best Workplace™ in Ontario.  

In 2019, the Markham Board of Trade recognized Astellas Pharma Canada with the Business Employer of Excellence award.

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