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​Teva, its Board of Directors, management and employees, mourn the passing of Eli Hurvitz.
Teva, its Board of Directors, management and employees, mourn the passing of Eli Hurvitz.
 
Eli Hurvitz led Teva as CEO from 1976-2002 and as Chairman of the Board from 2002-2010. Under his leadership and with his rare ability to nourish a culture of excellence and lay a long term strategic vision, Teva became the leading company in Israel economy and the biggest generic company in the world.
 
Eli served in a variety of public and business positions that earned him worldwide admiration and recognition.
 
" Today, we mourn the loss of a true pioneer, whose vision of providing access to affordable medicine has helped improve the lives of people around the world," stated Teva President and CEO, Shlomo Yanai.

" We at Teva mourn Eli's passing and send our deepest condolences to his family at this difficult time."

We will honor his memory by remaining committed to his vision and legacy.