At Novartis, we discover and develop breakthrough treatments and find new ways to deliver them to as many people as possible.
We strive to change the practice of medicine. We aspire to approach things differently—to make discoveries that take medicine in new directions. We look to tomorrow to inspire us today. Never satisfied with the status quo, we imagine what’s next.
The Innovative Medicines Division has two business units, which are Novartis Pharmaceuticals and Novartis Oncology:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals commercializes innovative, patented primary care and specialty medicines to enhance health outcomes for patients and health-care providers.
Sandoz is a global leader in generic pharmaceuticals and biosimilars that pioneers novel approaches to help people around the world access high-quality medicines. Sandoz has a portfolio of more than 1,000 products covering all major therapeutic areas.
Alcon provides innovative products that enhance quality of life by helping people worldwide see better. Its Surgical and Vision Care businesses offer a wide spectrum of eye care products.
Alcon’s globally acclaimed Center of Excellence for contact lens manufacturing, Alcon Johor, situated in Tanjung Pelepas Johor Bahru was awarded the bronze Employer of Choice by the Malaysian Institute of Human Resource Management in 2016.
Our businesses are supported by global organizations with leading capabilities in research, development, manufacturing and business services.
Novartis Operations in manufacturing and business services is the backbone of the company. It includes
Novartis Technical Operations, our global manufacturing organization
Novartis Business Services consolidates support services across the company, helping drive efficiency, standardization and simplification
Novartis Global Service Center, one of five around the world, and part of the Novartis Business Services organisation, delivers a broad variety of services to the Novartis divisions and organisations worldwide. Services offered by the Kuala Lumpur team include IT, HR services, FRA Operations, Procurement Services and Product Life Cycle Services which includes scientific and commercial services.