AZN.L - AstraZeneca PLC

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AstraZeneca PLC

1 Francis Crick Avenue
Cambridge Biomedical Campus
Cambridge CB2 0AA
United Kingdom
44 20 3749 5000
http://www.astrazeneca.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryDrug Manufacturers—General
Full-time employees70,600

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Pascal Soriot M.B.A.CEO & Exec. Director3.84MN/A1959
Mr. Marc DunoyerCFO & Exec. Director2.02MN/A1952
Ms. Pam P. ChengExec. Vice-Pres of Operations & Information TechnologyN/AN/A1971
Prof. Ralph KnöllChief ScientistN/AN/AN/A
Thomas Kudsk LarsenHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in GBp.

Description

AstraZeneca PLC discovers, develops, and commercializes prescription medicines in the areas of oncology, cardiovascular, renal and metabolism, respiratory, autoimmunity, infection, neuroscience, and gastroenterology worldwide. Its marketed products include Tagrisso, Imfinzi, Lynparza, Calquence, Lumoxiti, Enhertu, Faslodex, Zoladex, Iressa, Arimidex, Casodex/Cosudex, and other products for oncology diseases; and Brilinta/Brilique, Farxiga/Forxiga, Bydureon, Onglyza, Byetta, Symlin, Qtern, Lokelma, Crestor, Seloken/Toprol-XL, Atacand1/Atacand HCT/Atacand Plus, Kombiglyze XR, Komboglyze, Xigduo/Xigduo XR, and other products for cardiovascular, renal, and metabolism diseases. The company's marketed products also comprise Symbicort, Pulmicort, Fasenra, Daliresp/Daxas, Duaklir, Tudorza/Eklira, Bevespi Aerosphere, Breztri Aerosphere, and other products for respiratory diseases; Synagis and Fluenz Tetra/FluMist Quadrivalen for infections; Seroquel IR/Seroquel XR, Movantik/Moventi and Vimovo for neuroscience diseases; Nexium and Losec/Prilosec for gastroenterology diseases. It serves primary care and specialty care physicians through distributors and local representative offices. The company was formerly known as Zeneca Group PLC and changed its name to AstraZeneca PLC in April 1999. AstraZeneca PLC was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Cambridge, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

AstraZeneca PLC’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 4 December 2019 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

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 10 indicates higher governance risk.
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