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Baxter Healthcare SA

Identification number in the register: 84050217165-45
Registration date: 16/11/2011 14:31:48

The information on this entity was last modified on: 25/11/2014 11:31:42
The date of the last annual update was: 17/11/2014 09:29:01

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Baxter Healthcare SA



    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Thurgauerstrasse, 130
Zurich 8152

(+41) 448786000

(+41) 448786350

Baxter Brussels office to the European Union:
Baxter World Trade sprl
Alliance Park
Boulevard d'Angleterre 2-4
1420 Braine l'Alleud

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Pierre Destexhe

Associate General Counsel

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Toon Digneffe

Director Government Affairs and Public Policy, European Affairs

    Goals / remit

Baxter manufactures and markets products that save and sustain the lives of people with hemophilia, immune disorders, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma, and other chronic and acute medical conditions. As a global, diversified healthcare company, Baxter applies a unique combination of expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to create products that advance patient care worldwide.
Baxter employs about 47,600 employees.
One of Baxter's competitive strengths is its diverse technological expertise and commitment to scientific innovation. The company's unique combination of capabilities in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, including specialty biologics, sets it apart from other companies in the healthcare industry.
• Baxter interacts with the EU Institutions on the legislation which has an impact on the healthcare industry through its participation in debates and public consultations
• Ensure equal access to treatment and innovative medicines to patients
• Apply innovative science to develop specialty therapeutics and medical products that save and sustain patients’ lives
• Improve conditions for prevention, treatment and care to address unmet needs
• Raise awareness and support the voice of patients suffering from chronic and life threatening diseases
• Support policy development aiming at improving regulatory processes for the healthcare sector and the competitiveness of research and industry



Legislative initiatives and policy issues in the field of healthcare policy and patient access.

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above


the 4 persons are
Toon Digneffe
Frederik Ulrichs
Astrid Jankowitsch
Maria Rodriguez Sanchez

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Astrid Jankowitsch 29/11/2014 27/11/2015

    Fields of interest

  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Information Society
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation

    Membership and affiliation

EFPIA, Eucomed, EBE, Europabio, PPTA, Amcham EU

    Financial data

01/2013  -  12/2013

200,000  € - 250,000  €

0 €

0 €

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.