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Eli Lilly and Company

Identification number in the register: 04657143399-39
Registration date: 02/04/2010 15:17:43

The information on this entity was last modified on: 27/11/2014 09:53:19
The date of the last annual update was: 06/03/2014 11:06:47

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Eli Lilly and Company



    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Lilly Corporate Centre, 1
Indianapolis 46285

(+1) 3172762000


Lilly European Public Affairs
c/o Eli Lilly Benelux SA
Rue du Marquis 1
BE-1000 Brussels
+32 2 548 86 86
VAT BE 0406.754.454

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  John Lechleiter

Chairman and CEO

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Kern Briggs

Senior Director European Public Affairs

    Goals / remit

Lilly is a leading innovative biopharmaceutical company that unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. Across the globe, Lilly employees work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.

Headquartered in the US, Lilly has over 39.000 employees worldwide with approximately 9.000 based in Europe. In 2013 global revenue was approx. $23 billion, of which over 23% were invested in R&D.


Elanco is the animal health branch of Lilly. Elanco is a global, innovation-driven company that develops and markets products to improve animal health and protein production in more than 75 countries. Elanco is committed to protein production, companion animal health and food safety and its products help the food industry produce an abundant supply of safe, nutritious and affordable food.

Both are part of Lilly as a single legal entity.



Clinical trials directive, transparency directive, TTIP, trade,intellectual property, EU 2020,Innovation Union, pharmaceuticals, healthcare,global health, innovation and research, veterinary medicine, business competitiveness, common agricultural policy,industrial policy.

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


Note: Some are full-time engaged in the Brussels office and will spend approx 35% of time with EU affairs, whereas others may only spend a fraction of their time (5-10%).

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Athanasia Kanli 10/12/2014 08/12/2015
Doris Schernhammer 27/01/2015 23/01/2016

    Fields of interest

  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Competition
  • Customs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Internal Market
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade

    Membership and affiliation

Eli Lilly and Company is a member of the following associations: EFPIA, EuropaBio, AmChamEU, the British Chamber of Commerce to the EU, IFAH-Europe, FEFAC.

Note: All of those associations are registered within the EU transparency register.

    Financial data

01/2013  -  12/2013

500,000  € - 600,000  €

0 €

0 €

This estimate is calculated according to pro rate salary costs of Eli Lilly and Company staff involved in interest representation towards the European institutions, based on the proportion of employee time devoted to these activities. According to the Transparency Register Compliance guidelines on financial information, this estimate includes fees paid for outsourced activities (i.e consultancy contract fees). The estimate excludes membership fees to the various trade associations, as those organizations have registered themselves. The list is included in the “networks” section of this form.

    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:
EFPIA Codes - and the Eli Lilly Code of Conduct ("The Red Book-Code of Business Conduct")