Headquartered in Paris, Sanofi, a French multinational company, is a global leader in healthcare.
It was founded in 1994. Presently, it functions in three major business areas: Pharmaceuticals, Human Vaccines and Animal Health. It employs 110,000 people and has 107 industrial sites and 20 R&D sites. It has presence in over 100 nations and it is the 4th largest pharmaceutical company in the world by revenues. The Pharmaceuticals segment consists of medicines in diabetes, oncology, multiple sclerosis and cardiovascular diseases. Human Vaccines include vaccines protecting against 20 infectious diseases, both viral and bacterial. Animal Health segment comprises of antiparasitics, antiinfectives, vaccines, anti-inflammatories, and anti-ulceratives. Sanofi is a pioneer in innovation, slowly moving towards biotechnological medicines from the traditional drugs.