Novartis is a pharmaceutical company committed to making a meaningful contribution to healthcare. By leveraging science-based innovations, we aim to achieve better treatment outcomes for patients around the world. In our search for new medicines, we consistently rank among the world's top companies, investing in research and development. Novartis products reach nearly 1 billion people worldwide. By meeting the changing needs of patients, we aim to improve the quality of life and extend the lifespan. Novartis employs approximately 110,000 people of 149 nationalities worldwide.