Lilly is


more than making medicines

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

Founded in 1938, Eli Lilly Canada built its first facility in 1946 and the Canadian headquarters are still located on this site in Toronto, Ontario. Today, the company employs approximately 400 people across the country in our pharmaceutical division.

Eli Lilly Canada has been recognized as one of the 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in Canada. The annual award recognizes top employers that display leadership and innovation in engaging employees. Generations of Lilly employees have sustained a culture that values excellence, integrity and respect for people.

Globally, Eli Lilly and Company employs approximately 38,000 people and markets medicines in 120 countries. With major Research and Development facilities in eight countries and clinical research conducted in more than 55 countries, Lilly’s work continues to break new ground, placing it on the leading edge in many of today’s most important areas of health care research.

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