This excerpt taken from the SYT 6-K filed Sep 15, 2005.
INSEAD Campaign: the business school for the world, says Gabriel Hawawini, Dean of INSEAD. Our school is founded on a vision of business as a force for good in society. In Syngenta we are delighted to have found an organisation that shares this vision and is prepared to invest in it through INSEAD.
To be eligible for a Syngenta Scholarship, candidates must be nationals of an emerging country and have lived there for a significant period. A commitment to contribute to the future development of their country is also a requirement.
Syngenta is a world-leading agribusiness committed to sustainable agriculture through innovative research and technology. The company is a leader in crop protection, and ranks third in the high-value commercial seeds market. Sales in 2004 were approximately $7.3 billion. Syngenta employs some 20,000 people in over 90 countries. Syngenta is listed on the Swiss stock exchange (SYNN) and in New York (SYT). Further information is available at www.syngenta.com.