Key Facts

Eli Lilly Australia at a glance:

  • Eli Lilly Australia was established in 1960 at West Ryde, NSW.
  • We currently employ approximately 375 employees across Australia and New Zealand including Elanco, with more than 35 working in research and development (R&D).
  • Our total medical investment is approximately AU$35 million each year.
  • Eli Lilly Australia is a member of Medicines Australia, which represents the innovative medicines industry in Australia.

Global Fast Facts:

  • A heritage of almost 140 years strong, Eli Lilly and Company was founded on May 10, 1876.
  • Headquarters located in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.A.
  • Approximately 38,000 employees worldwide.
  • Approximately 7,900 employees engaged in research and development.
  • Clinical research conducted in more than 55 countries.
  • Research and development facilities located in 8  countries.
  • Manufacturing plants located in 13 countries.
  • Products marketed in 125 countries.

Our heritage is a springboard that propels us forward and inspires us. It is a solid foundation upon which we can build great achievements and future innovation.