Why Lilly

At Lilly, we believe our people are the source of all our successes. Our future depends on our global community of employees whose varied perspectives, experiences and skills fuel the creativity for pharmaceutical innovation.

Lilly has major research and development facilities in eight countries and conducts clinical trials in more than 50 countries globally – all in support of developing and producing the medicines that help improve lives around the world.

Innovation may be what defines us, but even more important is the way in which we conduct business. These are the values that form the foundation of our company:

  • Respect for people, which includes our concern for the interests of all people worldwide who touch – or are touched by – our company: customers, employees, shareholders, partners, suppliers and communities.
  • Integrity that embraces the very highest standards of honesty, ethical behaviour and exemplary moral character.
  • Excellence that is reflected in our continuous search for new ways to improve the performance of our business to become the best at what we do.