Our Purpose and Values

Syngenta is a world-leading plant science company committed to promoting sustainable agriculture through innovative research and technology. Our Purpose and Values drive our company.

Bringing plant potential to life

Bringing plant potential to life is our company purpose. We bring plant potential to life by working to our values: Innovation, Intensity, Health and Performance. These values are at the core of everything we do at Syngenta. They help to guide our actions and decisions.



Innovation means always seeking a better way: turning breakthrough ideas in science and business into new solutions. We do that by fostering our people’s creativity and working closely with customers.


Intensity is about mobilizing a “can-do” approach: focusing our passion and energy. That enables us to build new partnerships to create a winning edge.


Our Health value contributes to the quality of life. It reflects our profound respect for nature and the environment, together with our commitment to releasing employees’ vitality and potential.



Performance means delivering high-quality results and achieving benchmark standards: building our company safely and ethically, and keeping our promises.