Lonza is a company of high-performing teams and of individual employees who are encouraged to act with an entrepreneurial spirit on behalf of customers. As a global organization, Lonza is focused on achieving the strategic vision of being the world's leading, integrated solutions provider for its pharma and consumer healthcare and nutrition customers all along the healthcare continuum.
The company serves that continuum and certain other targeted markets through a wide range of businesses in its Pharma&Biotech and Specialty Ingredients segments. The core competitive advantages that span these groups are advanced manufacturing and quality-control systems, superior regulatory expertise, in-depth market knowledge, extensive technical-customer support and strong R&D capabilities.
With headquarters in Basel, Switzerland, Lonza has more than 100 sites and offices and approximately 14,500 full-time employees worldwide. The company’s businesses benefit from global supply chains, but Lonza also has the flexibility to address regional and even local marketplace needs.
A strong ethical thread is interwoven throughout the entire Lonza organization and consists of a firm commitment to ethical business conduct. Lonza also takes a sustainable approach to minimizing our impact on the environment, conserving energy and natural resources, and helping to improve the quality of life. In addition, the goal of Lonza's Vision Zero initiative is to achieve zero workplace accidents and injuries, zero environmental incidents, zero product transportation incidents and zero manufacturing process incidents.
Through these and other safety, quality and human resource initiatives, the company strives to be the Place to Go, Stay and Grow.