GSK.L - GlaxoSmithKline plc

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GlaxoSmithKline plc

980 Great West Road
Brentford TW8 9GS
United Kingdom
44 20 8047 5000

Sector : Healthcare
Industry : Drug Manufacturers - Major
Full Time Employees : 95,490

Key Executives

Name Title Pay Exercised Year Born
Ms. Emma N. Walmsley CEO & Director 3.38M N/A 1970
Dr. Hal V. Barron Chief Scientific Officer, Pres of R&D and Director 6.56M N/A 1963
Mr. Jack Bailey Pres of US Pharmaceuticals N/A N/A N/A
Mr. Iain James Mackay CFO & Exec. Director N/A N/A 1962
Ms. Karenann K. Terrell Chief Digital & Technology Officer N/A N/A 1962
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in GBp.


GlaxoSmithKline plc engages in the creation, discovery, development, manufacture, and marketing of pharmaceutical products, vaccines, over-the-counter medicines, and health-related consumer products in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. It operates through four segments: Pharmaceuticals, Pharmaceuticals R&D, Vaccines, and Consumer Healthcare. The company offers pharmaceutical products comprising medicines in the therapeutic areas, such as respiratory, HIV, immuno-inflammation, anti-virals, central nervous system, cardiovascular and urogenital, metabolic, anti-bacterials, and dermatology. It also provides consumer healthcare products in wellness, oral health, nutrition, and skin health categories primarily under the Sensodyne, parodontax, Poligrip, Voltaren, Panadol, Otrivin, and Theraflu brand names. The company offers its consumer healthcare products in the form of nasal sprays, tablets, syrups, pods, lozenges, gum and trans-dermal patches, caplets, infant syrup drops, gels, effervescents, toothpastes, toothbrushes, mouthwashes, denture adhesives and cleansers, topical creams and non-medicated patches, and malted drinks and foods. It has collaboration agreements with 23andMe; Liquidia Technologies, Inc.; and SpringWorks Therapeutics, Inc., as well as a strategic alliance with Merck KGaA. GlaxoSmithKline plc was founded in 1715 and is headquartered in Brentford, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

GlaxoSmithKline plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) . Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.