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Novartis chief sees remote-work hybrid persisting after pandemic

Novartis, the Swiss pharma giant, is rethinking its use of office space as a hybrid of at-home and in-office work extends beyond the pandemic.

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(Bloomberg) --Novartis, the Swiss pharma giant, is rethinking its use of office space as a hybrid of at-home and in-office work extends beyond the pandemic.

"We think this is the future," Chief Executive Officer Vas Narasimhan said in an interview with Bloomberg Television. The flexibility should allow Novartis to “access talent pools we would not have been able to access in the past.”

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