A new beginning to better our world with biology

Novozymes and Chr. Hansen have joined forces to create Novonesis, a leading biosolutions partner. Working closely with our customers, we’re transforming the way the world produces, consumes and lives.

The combination of Novozymes and Chr. Hansen is now successfully completed

Novonesis is a world-leading biosolutions partner for better business, healthier lives, and a healthier planet.

The era of biosolutions

It's time to overcome some of our greatest challenges with solutions rooted in biology. It’s time for the era of biosolutions.

Legacy Novozymes delivers solid last full-year results

Legacy Novozymes is delivering solid growth and earnings in a year characterized by changing market demands, with 6% organic sales growth in Q4 and 5% in 2023. This marks the last financial reporting from legacy Novozymes, and the new company, Novonesis, is already a reality.

Novonesis HQ in Lyngby, Denmark

Global challenges are queuing up. One key solution might be smaller than you think - microscopic even.  

Nevertheless, it holds the answer to solving multiple challenges at the same time. And there is so much left to discover. 


Why we should work together

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Real-world problems solved...

Working closely with customers across more than 30 industries, we gain expert insights into real-world problems. With a co-creation mindset, we’re constantly translating those insights into relevant biosolutions. These solve problems across 140 countries and are often adapted to local conditions based on your local needs.


...with our unparalleled biotech toolbox...

Our thousands of experts draw on the enzymes, fermented proteins and microorganisms in our toolbox. In their search for insights-based biosolutions, they harness cutting-edge technologies such as gene-reading and handling, strain constructions and high-throughput screening.


...and ability to produce and deliver at scale

The journey from your needs to our lab to global scale is a fast and efficient one, thanks to our unique fermentation, production and supply-chain capabilities. These span the globe, helping to ensure that we always deliver high-quality products to you at cost-effective, commercial scale.