Tag Archives: Novartis

Novartis bids goodbye to Hudson, hello to new pharma chief Tschudin

In the game of executive musical chairs triggered by Sanofi CEO Olivier Brandicourt’s exit, Novartis lost its pharma chief, Paul Hudson. But it was ready with a replacement: Marie-France Tschudin, who joined the company in January 2017 from Celgene. Tschudin takes the baton from Hudson as Novartis revs up several new launches and builds out… Read More »

BREAKING: Cohen drops testimony on Novartis deal: They wanted ‘access’ to Trump

As much as Novartis might want the issue to go away, the company’s questionable $ 1.2 million consulting contract with President Donald Trump’s former attorney Michael Cohen caught the spotlight again on Wednesday as Cohen testified to Congress. Pressed by lawmakers in the House of Representatives, Cohen sketched out a relationship that contradicts Novartis’ original… Read More »

Novartis 'completely committed' to Sandoz, has no split-off plan

ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss drugmaker Novartis is “completely committed” to its $ 10 billion-per-year Sandoz generics business, a spokesman said on Thursday, after a newspaper reported Chief Executive Vas Narasimhan planned to split the unit off. FILE PHOTO: Swiss drugmaker Novartis’ logo is seen at the company’s plant in the northern Swiss town of Stein,… Read More »