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Behind-the-scenes look at AstraZeneca's new building

Chris Maguire finds an abundance of technology embedded into the pharmaceutical giant’s Middlewood Court base in Macclesfield

Staff at AstraZeneca’s site in Cheshire can literally work anywhere – including in their car – following a £10m refurbishment.

BusinessCloud editor Chris Maguire was given a behind-the-scenes tour of the pharmaceutical giant’s building in Macclesfield where 900 staff relocated from Alderley Park.

Steve Ashton, global workplace director at AstraZeneca, describes Middlewood Court as being a “very tired and very dull” 1970s industrial building until the state-of-the-art transformation by Overbury and SpaceInvader.

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