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Pharma giant Novartis has been on a tear. CEO Vas Narasimhan told us how wearing jeans to work is helping transform the Swiss company.

Novartis CEO Vas Narasimhan

  • Vas Narasimhan took the reins at Novartis early last year and has pushed to transform the Swiss drug giant into a cutting-edge, tech-savvy company.
  • And it’s been working, Narasimhan told Business Insider in a Thursday interview, pointing to strong second-quarter financial results reported that day.
  • Culture has been a big push at Novartis, which the Swiss drug giant tracks via tech platforms and plenty of data.
  • “I’d like to believe over time we’ll keep showing that culture drives performance and culture drives innovation,” Narasimhan said. “And the cultural transformation of Novartis will keep us at the read more >>>

    Source:: BusinessInsider.Com