Joe Jimenez

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Vas Narasimhan:  he will take over as Novartis CEO  in 2018

Novartis chief executive Joe Jimenez will step down on February 1st and hand over to drug development chief Vas Narasimhan to decide the fate of $50 b(...)

Emma Walmsley will be paid an annual base salary of about £1 million

Emma Walmsley, poised to take over as the first female chief executive of GlaxoSmithKline, will earn about a quarter less than her predecessor Andrew (...)

The logo of Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis is seen at the company’s plant in Hueninge, France

Swiss drugmaker Novartis has appointed a new head of its Alcon eye care division after the company fell short of fourth-quarter earnings expectations(...)

The Novartis AG headquarters stand in Basel, Switzerland.  The company said its earnings were hit in the second quarter by a stronger US dollar. Photograph: Peter Frommenwiler/Bloomberg

Pharmaceutical firm Novartis saw its second quarter earnings fall by 7 per cent as the strength of the US dollar hit sales. The company said it(...)

Swiss drug maker reported first-quarter profits beating estimates with operating income of $3.55 billion. Photograph: Reuters.

Novartis, the world’s biggest drugmaker by sales, reported first-quarter profits that beat analysts’ estimates as the company begins to benefit from a(...)

Joe Jimenez: refocusing Novartis on pharmaceuticals, eyecare and generics

A near $50 billion (€36 billion) takeover battle for the maker of Botox and a multibillion-dollar asset swap between Novartis and Glaxo-SmithKline (...)

Drugmaker Novartis has yet to invite bids. Photograph: Alan Betson

Novartis’s animal-health business is drawing interest from drugmakers including Eli Lilly and Merck as the Swiss pharmaceutical giant prepares to sell(...)

Novartis says it will develop new business segments in dermatology, heart failure, respiratory illnesses and cell therapy

Pharma firm Novartis plans to buy back $5 billion in stock over two years, and said it would expand in faster-growing areas of healthcare such as trea(...)