Novartis Group in Russia

Novartis Group in Russia

Novartis Group in Russia
Official website:novartis.com

Novartis provides innovative healthcare solutions that address the evolving needs of patients and societies. Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Novartis offers a diversified portfolio to best meet these needs: innovative medicines, cost-saving generic and biosimilar pharmaceuticals and eye care. Novartis has leading positions globally in each of these areas. In 2016, the Group achieved net sales of USD 48.5 billion, while R&D throughout the Group amounted to approximately USD 9.0 billion. Novartis Group companies employ approximately 118,000 full-time-equivalent associates.

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. 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.