Lilly makes medicines that help people live longer, healthier and more active lives.

Founded by Colonel Eli Lilly in 1876, Lilly is the 10th largest pharmaceutical company in the world. Lilly has remained dedicated to creating medicines that help improve peoples' quality of life. At the heart of Lilly's operations are its core values - excellence, integrity and respect for people.

For more than 135 years, Lilly has discovered, developed and acquired innovative new medicines that address key unmet medical needs worldwide. We have steadfastly remained independent, but not isolated. Across the globe, Lilly has developed productive alliances and partnerships that advance our capacity to develop innovative medicines at lower costs. Eli Lilly and Company India Pvt. Ltd. (Lilly) is the wholly-owned Indian subsidiary of US Pharmaceutical major, Eli Lilly and Company. Since its inception in India, in 1993, Lilly has been committed to researching, developing and marketing pharmaceutical products across therapeutic areas such as diabetes, cancer, osteoporosis, cardiovascular disorders and growth-hormone deficiency.

Lilly is one of the most admired companies in terms of its focus on scientific selling, its products, working environment and focus on ethics and compliance.

As a leading healthcare company, Lilly is committed to bringing best-in-class products and services to India and investing heavily to address unmet patient needs. Lilly intends to go beyond medicine to help patients overcome the daily challenges of managing their diseases effectively. For example, Lilly in collaboration with the International Diabetes Federation, Europe, Healthy Interactions and other leading diabetes experts formulated an innovative educational tool - Conversation Map™. It is an interactive visual and verbal tool designed to engage people with diabetes in a meaningful conversation to help patients manage their diabetes effectively.

In addition to setting up an efficient sales and marketing structure, Lilly is working closely with the government, healthcare providers and local communities to expand treatment access and improve outcomes for patients.

Lilly India has the proud distinction of consistently featuring in the best companies to work in India in “Hewitt”, “Great Places to work” and “BT-Mercer” surveys. Lilly continually fosters a work culture that values excellence, integrity and respect for people.

Major Achievements of Eli Lilly and Company (India) Pvt. Ltd.

  • In top 50 “Great Places to Work for in India” in 2012 survey conducted by The Economic Times and ‘Great Places to Work’ Institute’.
  • In top 10 “Best Companies to Work for in India" in Business Today-Mercer-TNS survey 2008. Ranked 9th overall, achieving the unique distinction of being the only Pharmaceutical Company in this list.
  • In top 25 “Great Places to Work for in India” in 2003 and 2004 in a survey conducted by ‘Great Places to Work’ Institute
  • In top 25 in 2003 “Best Employers in India"in a survey conducted by Hewitt Associates.
  • 2nd “Best company to work"for under ‘Biotech & Pharmaceutical’ category in 2008 in a survey conducted by Great Places to Work Institute USA’.
  • We strive to touch the lives of our customers by actively listening and responding to their needs with breakthrough products and medical expertise that is critical to their understanding and treatment of diseases.