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Company Overview of Ciba-Geigy AG

Company Overview

Ciba-Geigy AG was acquired by Novartis AG. Ciba-Geigy merged with Sandoz to form Novartis in March 1996. The Specialty Chemicals division of Ciba was spun-off from the company. The formation of Novartis was executed as a tax free combination, whereby Ciba and Sandoz were absorbed by the new legal entity. The transaction was structured as a merger of equals based on an exchange of shares, providing Sandoz shareholders 55% and Ciba shareholders 45% of the shares of the new company. Ciba with 1995 sales of CHF 20.7 bio is a leading worldwide biological and chemicals group, headquartered in Basel, dedicated to satisfying needs in healthcare, agriculture and industry.

Klybeckstrasse 141

Basel,  CH-4002

Switzerland

Phone:

41 61 636 11 11

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