Novartis is reimagining medicine to improve and extend people's lives. As a leading global medicines company, Novartis uses innovative science and digital technologies to create transformative treatments in areas of great medical need. In its quest to find new medicines, it consistently ranks among the world's top companies investing in research and development. Novartis products reach nearly 1 billion people globally and the company is finding innovative ways to expand access to its latest treatments. About 125,000 people of more than 140 nationalities work at Novartis around the world.