Ashfield wins Best Newcomer at the Pf Awards 2018
Zuchaela Smylie, from Ashfield, has won Best Newcomer at the 2018 Pf Awards, the largest pharmaceutical sales awards in the UK. The awards took place on Thursday, 9 March at The Lancaster Hotel in London.
The Best Newcomer nominees experienced a vigorous assessment process, in which all candidates were required to prove their skill and expertise to a panel of judges, across a challenging set of criteria.
Zuchaela commented on her well-deserved win: “It feels absolutely amazing to have won this award and to be recognised so early in the role. I’ve really enjoyed being part of the Ashfield team over the past year, and believe this win is a reflection of the fantastic training and support I have received since joining the team. I love my job, and the role I play in improving patient lives. This win has been a real motivator and has made me even more excited for the future!”
Colin Watson, Managing Director of Ashfield Commercial and Clinical UK, said: “I am delighted that Zuchaela has been recognised by the Pf Awards, particularly in the Best Newcomer category. Ashfield is committed to providing a platform for those new to the industry to shine and begin their career within pharma. We’re incredibly proud of Zuchaela, who only joined the industry this time a year ago.”
Ashfield was also a proud sponsor of the Cross-Functional Team category in recognition of the importance of this role within the pharmaceutical industry.
The Pf Awards are the leading pharmaceutical awards in the UK, and have been recognising talent in the industry for the last 18 years.