Novartis Pharma AG

Novartis is a world leader in the research and development of products to protect and improve health and well-being.
Novartis was created in 1996 from the merger of the Swiss companies, Ciba-Geigy and Sandoz.

Our core businesses are in pharmaceuticals, consumer health, generics, eye-care, and animal health. Our name, derived from the Latin novae artes, meaning ''new skills,'' reflects our commitment to focus on research and development to bring innovative new products to the communities we serve.

Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Novartis Group companies employ about 78 500 people and operate in over 140 countries around the world.


Novartis Pharma AG

Postfach -
4002 Basel
Field of Activity:
Research & Education
Number of employess:
more than 500
Founding year: