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Our commitment

We are committed to equity, equality, diversity and inclusion (EED&I). It’s fundamental to who we are and it’s just how we “do good business”. This includes valuing diverse perspectives, creating an inclusive culture and treating all employees with dignity and respect. 

Enabling us to achieve our best…

At AbbVie, having a diverse and inclusive culture is a business imperative. We are committed to operating with integrity, driving innovation, transforming lives, serving our community and embracing diversity and inclusion. It is not only the right thing to do, it strengthens our ability to innovate and is crucial to our ability to deliver now and into the future.

…so we can make a remarkable impact on patients

Developing and bringing innovative, life-changing medicines to patients requires diversity of thought – and diversity of thought comes from a diverse workforce. Additionally important, we serve a wide variety of patient populations around the world and it is crucial that as a company, we reflect them and represent their voices. 

Explore how

We are deeply concerned about the state of racial equality and social justice in the U.S. Each of us has to stand up and reject bias, racism and the lack of real inclusion. Read more about AbbVie's efforts.

Why equity, equality, diversity and inclusion matters

For our people: When everyone can be themselves at work and when they’re treated with respect and dignity, we maximize every employee’s potential.

For our patients: Developing and delivering innovative life-changing medicines for our diverse patients with unique health challenges requires thoughtfulness and creativity that comes from having a wide range of inputs.

For our business: EED&I is good for our people and patients, and also for our business—strengthening performance, helping us innovate and understand our customers, and retaining the best talent.

Ratings and recognitions at a glance

  • Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index
  • DiversityInc. “Top 50 Companies for Diversity”
  • Great Place to Work “World’s Best Workplaces”
  • Science Magazine “Top Employers”
  •  Working Mother “100 Best Companies”

See the full list.