Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with more than 90 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat other serious chronic conditions: haemophilia, growth disorders and obesity.
Company Growth (employees)
Bagsvaerd, DK
Size (employees)
41,636 (est)
Novo Nordisk was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Bagsvaerd, DK

Key People at Novo Nordisk

Lars Rebien Sørensen

Lars Rebien Sørensen

President & Chief Executive Officer
Jesper Brandgaard

Jesper Brandgaard

EVP and Chief Financial Officer
Maziar Mike Doustdar

Maziar Mike Doustdar

EVP of International Operations
Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen

Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen

EVP Corporate Developemnt

Novo Nordisk Office Locations

Novo Nordisk has offices in Bagsvaerd, Plainsboro, Mississauga, Mainz and in 138 other locations
Bagsvaerd, DK (HQ)
Novo Allé
Tokyo, JP
Meiji Yasuda Seimei Bldg. 2-1-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku
Beijing, CN
18F, East Tower, World Financial Center, No. 1 East 3rd Ring Middle Road, Chaoyang District
Bangalore, IN
Plot No.32, 47-50, EPIP Area, Whitefield
AV Alphen aan den Rijn, NL
Flemingweg 18
Mainz, DE
Brucknerstrasse 1
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Novo Nordisk Data and Metrics

Novo Nordisk Financial Metrics


Market capitalization (22-Sep-2017)

122.1 b

Closing share price (22-Sep-2017)

Novo Nordisk's current market capitalization is $122.1 b.
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Novo Nordisk Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016

Phase III Trials


Projects in R&D Pipeline


Patients Reached

26.8 m
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Novo Nordisk Market Value History

Novo Nordisk Job Categories

Novo Nordisk Median Salaries

Source: 33 public H-1B filings from Novo Nordisk
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Traffic Overview of Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk Online and Social Media Presence

Novo Nordisk News and Updates

The prices for life-saving diabetes medications have increased again

Insulin prices have been rising — increases that mean some people are spending as much on monthly diabetes-related expenses as their mortgage payment. It's led some people living with diabetes to turn to the black market, crowdfunding pages, and Facebook pages to get access…

A giant drugmaker just set the strictest price increase caps of the industry

Drug manufacturers have been feeling the heat over the price increases they make on prescription drugs.  Sanofi, which makes drugs to treat diabetes, along with vaccines and heart medications, has been criticized in the past for the price of its insulin Lantus.  To counter …

One in 7 people in Nevada is living with diabetes, and the state is now pushing a new approach to tackle the cost of treatment

The state of Nevada is taking a new approach to tackling the rising price of prescription drugs with a new bill. The bill, introduced in March by state Senator Yvanna Cancela, has already faced opposition from lobbyists and nonprofit patient groups that disagree with the bil…

A city in Illinois realized it was spending a lot of money on one drug, so it sued the maker (MNK)

ROCKFORD, Illinois — This city 90 miles from Chicago runs its own health plan for its hundreds of police, firefighters, and other city workers. And a couple of years ago city officials watching the books noticed something weird about its healthcare spending. Just two babies …

Strong Medicine: Where Big Pharma Is Placing Bets In Digital Health In One Timeline

Digital health startups raised over $6B in equity financing in 2016, and investment into the sector is showing no signs of slowing down. Traditionally, investors in this space have been VCs such as Rock Health and Khosla Ventures or corporate … Continued

The maker of the EpiPen is being sued under a law that’s typically used to take on organized crime

Christina Kollmeyer's son has a allergy that requires him to carry an EpiPen, the emergency auto-injecting devices available that can be used to treat severe allergic reactions. When Kollmeyer, who has a high-deductible health plan, picked up her son's prescription in Januar…
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