Novartis

$7,7B in revenues in 2017

Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Novartis has three operating divisions, Pharmaceuticals, Alcon (eye care) and Sandoz (generics). The company operates the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research in Cambridge, which it calls the company’s “innovation engine.” It encourages collaboration across scientific and organizational borders and focuses on new technologies. Novartis employes 2300 in Massachussets.