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Novartis International AG

Identification number in the register: 91269481588-28
Registration date: 27/04/2009 12:01:53

The information on this entity was last modified on: 17/06/2015 15:48:35
The date of the last annual update was: 24/04/2015 11:51:06
Next update due latest on: 24/04/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Novartis International AG


    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Novartis International AG, 1
Forum 1
Basel CH-4002

(+41) 61 324 11 11

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Joseph Jimenez

Chief Executive Officer

    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Karen Strandgaard

Head of Brussels Office & EU Relations

    Goals / remit

Our mission is to care and cure.

We want to discover, develop and successfully market innovative products to prevent and cure diseases, to ease suffering and to enhance the quality of life.

We also want to provide a shareholder return that reflects outstanding performance and to adequately reward those who invest their money, their time and their ideas in our company.


    Specific activities covered by the Register

ATMP Regulation
Clinical Trials Regulation
Data Protection Regulation
Medical Devices Regulation
In-Vitro Diagnostic Regulation
Paediatric Regulation
Access to innovation
Industrial Policy
EU Trade Policy
Health Systems Performance Assessment
Health Technology Assessment
Pharmaceuticals in the environment







At European level, Novartis is committed to working in partnership with the institutions of the European Union to support policies and actions that foster positive patient outcomes

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

100%: 2   75%: 1   50%: 3   25%: 4



Seven associates work full-time in the Brussels office and spend between 25-100% on activities falling within the scope of the register.

Three associates at head quarters spend up to 25% of their time on activities falling within the scope of the register.

All other associates involved on activities falling within the scope of the register spend less than 10% of their time on this.

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Joerg JENEWEIN 18/12/2014 16/12/2015
Elke GROOTEN 06/09/2014 04/09/2015
Marie BLANCHARD 30/06/2015 26/06/2016
Maximilian Alexander GÖTZ VON OLENHUSEN 13/01/2015 09/01/2016
Claudia GHERMAN 06/05/2015 04/05/2016
Joaquin DE SANTOS 10/03/2015 06/03/2016

    Fields of interest

  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Home Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade

    Membership and affiliation

British Chamber of Commerce, Bruegel, COCIR, EAASM, EBE, EDMA, EFPIA, EGA, Eucomed, EUCOPE, EUROMCONTACT, EuropaBio, Friends of Europe, Vaccines Europe, CEFIC, ASOP EU, CSR Europe

    Financial data

12/2013  -  12/2014

1,750,000 € - 1,999,999 €

No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

All estimates for this submission have been done following the updated Transparancy Register Implementation Guidelines of January 21st, 2015, and are consistent with the guidance provided by the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA).

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code: