Novartis Group in Russia

Novartis Group in Russia

Novartis Group in Russia
Official website:novartis.com

Novartis is a transnational corporation, specialized in development, manufacturing and marketing of pharmaceutical and other medical products. Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Novartis operates in the majority of the countries. Established in over than 140 countries Novartis employs around 119 000 associates worldwide. All Company's business units and production facility are currently presented in Russia, more than 2,000 Novartis employees are working for the benefit of patients in the majority of the Russian regions.

Company has more than 120 years of history in Russia. From the opening of the first pharmaceutical factory in the late 19th century up to the present day Novartis Group has always been a reliable partner for Russia in the development of health care and improvement of the patient access to quality health care services. December 2010, Novartis Group announced a strategic investment program in Russia. The program includes full cooperation aimed to accomplish three objectives: establishing of local production, cooperation in the field of research and development of the Russian health care system.