Official Name: Novartis AG

Headquarters: Basel, Switzerland

Founded: March 1996

Employees: 104,323

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Market Cap

CHF179.80 Billion

CHF as of Jan. 1, 2023

US$194.45 Billion

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Novartis market capitalization evolution

Evolution of Novartis AG market cap in the past 5 years

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Detailed Description

Novartis AG researches, develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Innovative Medicines and Sandoz. The Innovative Medicines segment offers prescription medicines for patients and healthcare providers. It also provides ophthalmology, neuroscience, immunology, hepatology, dermatology, respiratory, cardiovascular, renal, and metabolism medicine products. The Sandoz segment develops, manufactures, and markets finished dosage form medicines; active ingredients and finished dosage forms of small molecule pharmaceuticals to third parties; and retail generics and anti-infectives. It also provides active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates primarily antibiotics; protein- or other biotechnology-based products, including biosimilars; and biotechnology manufacturing services. Novartis AG has a license and collaboration agreement with Alnylam Pharmaceuticals to develop, manufacture, and commercialize inclisiran; and a clinical collaboration with Kura Oncology, Inc. to evaluate the combination of Tipifarnib and Alpelisib in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. The company was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Basel, Switzerland.

Stocks & Indices

Novartis AG has the following listings and related stock indices.

Stock: SIX: NOVN

Stock: NYSE: NVS

Stock: BCBA: NVS

Stock: Bovespa: N1VS34

Stock: FSX: NOTA



Product & Services

Pharmaceuticals, generic drugs, over-the-counter drugs, vaccines, diagnostics, contact lenses, animal health (list...)

Key People

Founder(s): Johann Rudolf Alexander Clavel

Vasant Narasimhan (CEO)


Revenue: US$49.89 billion (2020)

Operating income: US$10.15 billion (2020)

Net income: US$8.07 billion (2020)

Total assets: US$132.06 billion (2020)

Total equity: US$56.67 billion (2020)



Lichtstrasse 35

Basel, 4056


Phone: 41 61 324 1111

Fax: 41 61 324 8001