Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company, headquartered in Denmark. Our key contribution is to discover and develop innovative biological medicines and make them accessible to patients throughout the world. We aim to lead in all disease areas in which we are active.

Our corporate strategy

Our corporate strategy has four distinct focus areas in which we operate. It is built on our purpose, the Novo Nordisk Way and our ambition to be a sustainable business. We aim to strengthen our leadership and treatment options in Diabetes and Obesity care, secure leading positions within Biopharm and establish a strong presence in other serious chronic diseases such as NASH, cardiovascular disease and Alzheimer’s disease. Succeeding in this will drive sustainable growth for Novo Nordisk.

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