Mylan NV is the world’s biggest pharmaceutical company founded in 1961 as Milan. Starting out as a small pharmaceuticals distributor, today the company has sales in 165 countries. Mylan NV operates through a range of divisions, delivering generic products, Rx products and active pharmaceuticals ingredients. In all, the company has a portfolio of 2,700 marketed products and employs approximately 40,000 people including 3,300 scientists. Their head office is based in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. Mylan NV is listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange.