Key Facts

Lilly at a glance

  • A heritage of more than 140 years: founded on May 10, 1876
  • Headquarters in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.A.
  • Approximately 40,000 employees worldwide
  • More than 8,000 employees engaged in research and development
  • Approximately 2,500 staff in the UK, across three sites
  • Over £81m invested into our Erl Wood R&D facility in the past decade.
  • Over £1.9bn spent on UK R&D operations in the past decade
  • Clinical research conducted in more than 55 countries
  • Research and development facilities located in six countries
  • Manufacturing plants located in 13 countries
  • Products marketed in 120 countries
     
OUR WORK IN THE UK
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