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Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO)

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At close: 04:00PM EST
94.70 -0.46 (-0.48%)
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Novo Nordisk A/S

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Bagsvaerd 2880
45 44 44 88 88

Full Time Employees46,982

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Lars Fruergaard JorgensenPres, CEO & Member of Management Board5.43MN/A1966
Mr. Karsten Munk KnudsenExec. VP, CFO & Member of the Management Board2.01MN/A1971
Mr. Henrik Ehlers WulffExec. VP, Head of Product Supply, Quality & IT and Member of the Management Board2.11MN/A1970
Ms. Camilla SylvestExec. VP, Head of Commercial Strategy & Corp. Affairs and Member of the Management Board2.01MN/A1972
Ms. Monique CarterExec. VP, Head of People & Organisation and Member of Management Board1.52MN/A1973
Mr. Maziar Mike DoustdarExec. VP, Head of International Operations & Member of the Management BoardN/AN/A1970
Mr. Douglas J. LangaExec. VP, Head of North America Operations & Member of Management BoardN/AN/A1966
Mr. Ludovic HelfgottExec. VP, Head of Rare Disease & Member of Management BoardN/AN/A1974
Mr. Martin Holst LangeExec. VP, Head of Devel. & Member of the Management BoardN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Marcus Schindler Ph.D.Exec. VP of Research & Early Devel., CSO and Member of the Management BoardN/AN/A1966
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Novo Nordisk A/S, a healthcare company, engages in the research, development, manufacture, and marketing of pharmaceutical products worldwide. It operates in two segments, Diabetes and Obesity care, and Biopharm. The Diabetes and Obesity care segment provides products in the areas of insulins, GLP-1 and related delivery systems, oral antidiabetic products, obesity, and other chronic diseases. The Biopharmaceuticals segment offers products in the areas of haemophilia, growth disorders, and hormone replacement therapy. The company collaboration agreements with Lund University to develop treatment for Parkinson's diseases; and bluebird bio, Inc. to develop genome editing treatments for children and adult patients. Novo Nordisk A/S also has a research collaboration with Lumen Bioscience, Inc. to explore strategies for delivering oral biologics for cardiometabolic disease. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Bagsvaerd, Denmark.

Corporate Governance

Novo Nordisk A/S’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 26, 2021 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.