The Swiss company F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd is the epitome of cutting-edge science working to improve people’s lives around the world. From its humble beginning over 118 years ago to being one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical and healthcare firms today, Roche has always stayed true to its innovative and pioneering spirit. Founded in Switzerland in 1896 by Fritz Hoffmann-La Roche, Roche’s growth and success has been driven by the company’s ability to bring products and medical breakthroughs to the market. In the future they will continue to build on their innovations and work intensely for their final goal: to improve the quality of life for people worldwide.