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    GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK)

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    GlaxoSmithKline plc
    980 Great West Road
    Brentford, TW8 9GS
    United Kingdom - Map
    Phone: 44 20 8047 5000
    Website: http://www.gsk.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Healthcare
    Industry:Drug Manufacturers - Major
    Full Time Employees:99,451

    Business Summary 

    GlaxoSmithKline plc creates, discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets pharmaceutical products, such as vaccines, over-the-counter medicines, and health-related consumer products worldwide. The company provides pharmaceutical products in various therapeutic areas, such as respiratory, anti-virals, central nervous system, cardiovascular and urogenital, metabolic, antibacterials, oncology and emesis, dermatology, rare diseases, immuno-inflammation, vaccines, and HIV. It also offers consumer health products in total wellness, oral care, nutritional, and skin health areas. The company's total wellness products comprise Panadol for the treatment of headache and joint pain, fever, and cold symptoms; NicoDerm, NiQuitin CQ, and Nicabate for the treatment of nicotine withdrawal as an aid to quitting smoking; and ENO Tums, a rapid relief antacid. Its oral care products include Sensodyne for the prevention of dental sensitivity; Polident, Poligrip, and Corega to enhance comfort of fitted dentures and to clean dentures; Aquafresh for the prevention of caries, gum disease, and bad breath; and Parodontax to help stop bleeding gums and gum health. The company’s nutrition products comprise Horlicks and Maxinutrition for nutrition; and skin health products include Physiogel, a face and body care product for dry, sensitive, and irritated skin, and Oilatum, a soothing treatment for eczema and dry skin conditions. In addition, it provides prescription medicines; and paediatric and adult vaccines against various infectious diseases. The company has a strategic cancer immunotherapy collaboration with Adaptimmune Limited to develop and commercialize NY-ESO-1 clinical cancer program. GlaxoSmithKline plc was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Brentford, the United Kingdom.

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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Sir Andrew Philip Witty , 49
    Chief Exec. Officer, Exec. Director, Member of Corp. Admin. & Transactions Committee and Member of Fin. Committee
    5.81M1.85M
    Mr. Simon Dingemans , 50
    Chief Financial Officer, Exec. Director, Member of Corp. Admin. & Transactions Committee and Member of Fin. Committee
    N/AN/A
    Dr. Moncef M. Slaoui Ph.D., 54
    Chairman of Global Vaccines, Exec. Director, Member of Corp. Admin. & Transactions Committee and Member of Fin. Committee
    4.17M609.00K
    Mr. Daniel E. Troy ,
    Sr. VP and Gen. Counsel
    N/AN/A
    Mr. Philip C. Thomson ,
    Sr. VP of Communications & Gov. Affairs
    N/AN/A
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 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 USD.