Driving change 

Through the voices of a father, a son and a daughter of our employees, the story about Novo Nordisk unfolds in the noisy traffic of Varanasi in India, on the glittery ocean outside South Carolina and in a silent forest in Denmark.

Watch the video and see how we are driving change for people living with diabetes and other serious chronic conditions.

About Novo Nordisk

At Novo Nordisk, we are driving change to defeat diabetes and other serious chronic conditions.

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.

Headquartered in Denmark, Novo Nordisk employs approximately 42,000 people in 77 countries and markets its products in more than 165 countries.
 

We believe in change


Our company culture

The Novo Nordisk Way -
who we are, where we want to go and how we work
 

Each and every employee is responsible for acting in accordance with the Novo Nordisk Way - and to help each other understand what it means in practice.

The Novo Nordisk Way
 


Our business philosophy

The Triple Bottom Line -
our way of doing business


We have built our business on the conviction that the formula for lasting success is to stay focused, think long-term and do business in a financially, socially and environmentally responsible way. That is why we manage our business in accordance with the Triple Bottom Line principle. 

Our Triple Bottom Line


A passion for helping people

The story of Novo Nordisk goes back more than 90 years
 

It began when August Krogh, a Nobel Prize-winning professor at the University of Copenhagen, decided he wanted to start producing a revolutionary new medical preparation called insulin.

Novo Nordisk's history


Facts and figures

Headquarters
Denmark

International
Affiliates or offices in 77 countries

Workforce
Approximately 42,000 employees (March 2017)

Product areas

General information

More facts and figures here


Contact us


Corporate Headquarters
Novo Nordisk A/S
Novo Allé, 2880 Bagsvaerd
Denmark

Where to reach us


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