Welcome to the Roche Middle East website, where you will find information about the expertise, operations and services of Roche Pharmaceuticals and Roche Diagnostics in the region. With head offices in the UAE for each division, our services and scope in the Middle East have grown immensely.
At Roche, we focus on developing medicines and diagnostics that will help patients live longer, better lives. We strive to address unmet medical needs through excellence in science – from early detection and prevention of diseases to diagnosis, treatment and treatment monitoring. Our mission today and tomorrow is to create added value in healthcare by focusing on our expertise in diagnostics and pharmaceuticals.
‘Doing now what patients need next’ is a key driver and priority for Roche in the Middle East and globally.
Working in collaboration with various governmental health institutions across the Middle East, we have contributed to a broad range of fronts to improving people’s health and quality of life in the region. At the same time, commitment to society is a priority for us at Roche. Supporting public awareness campaigns and initiatives on various disease areas as well as educational programs, we are keen on seeing long term results that could be of great value and benefit to our stakeholders, patients and society as a whole.
Thank you for visiting our site and hope you will find the information useful and informative.
With its Middle East Sub Regional offices in the UAE, Roche Pharmaceuticals has a long history in the UAE. Commencing licensed operations in 1997 with only 10 employees, Roche in the UAE has grown enormously to become the Middle East regional hub for 16 countries including the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Iran, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Yemen, Syria, Jordan, Palestine, Lebanon, Egypt, Pakistan and Afghanistan, with more than 500 employees across the region. Roche Pharmaceuticals also has an established warehouse in the Dubai Airport Free Zone.
Roche Diagnostics cemented its presence and service in the Middle East by establishing a regional headquarters and logistics center in Dubai, extending ownership of its supply chain, quality control and customer support to the region. Reinforcing our commitment to the Middle East, we have 400 vastly experienced specialists offering a complete portfolio of services in 20 countries: UAE, Oman, Yemen, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Maldives, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Iran, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Egypt, Eritrea, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and South-Sudan.