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Profile of registrant

Pfizer Inc.

Identification number in the register: 4263301811-33
Registration date: 18/12/08 10:25:52

The information on this organisation was last modified on 04/12/13 13:58:45
The date of the last annual update was 04/12/13 13:58:45

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Pfizer Inc.
Acronym: PFE
Legal status: Corporation
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Companies & groups

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Ian C. Read
Position: CEO

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mrs  Eva Grut-Aandahl
Position: Head of EU Office

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 235 East 42nd Street 
New York NY 10017
Telephone number: (+1) 2127332323
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: Contact details of Brussels office:

Pfizer European Government Affairs
Boulevard de la Plaine/Pleinlaan 17,
B-1050 Brussels

Tel: +32 2 554 62 11
Fax: +32 2 554 66 60

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Pfizer is a research-based biomedical and pharmaceutical company, headquartered in New York. Our mission is to apply innovative science to improve world health through the invention of new medicines. In 2012, Pfizer's revenue was 59bn, with approx. 4.5 bn invested in research and development.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 20
Complementary information: Some are full-time engaged in the Brussels office (6) and will spend approx 50% of time with EU affairs, whereas others may only spend a fraction of their time (between 1.5%-10%)

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Matthew Thomas CLAY 16/01/14 10/01/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Pharmaceuticals, healthcare, innovation and research, intellectual property, business competitiveness, trade, environment

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Enlargement
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Pfizer is a member of: EFPIA, EBE, EVM, EuropaBio, AESGP, Amcham EU, Britcham, BusinessEurope, TPN, TABD

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 500000  € - 600000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

This estimate is based on the pro rata salary costs of Pfizer staff involved in interest representation to the European institutions, based on the proportion of employee time spent on these activities. A proportion of overheads for our Brussels office is included in the estimate on the same basis. Membership fees and payments to third parties are not included to avoid double counting.

Code of conduct

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

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code:
Internal Pfizer FCPA Code, EFPIA Codes