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Abbott Laboratories (ABL.DE)


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Abbott Laboratories

100 Abbott Park Road
North Chicago, IL 60064
United States
224-667-6100
http://www.abbott.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryMedical Appliances & Equipment
Full Time Employees94,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Miles D. WhiteChairman & Chief Exec. Officer5.93M9.86M62
Mr. Brian B. YoorChief Financial Officer and Exec. VP of Fin.1.27MN/A47
Mr. Brian J. BlaserExec. VP of Diagnostic Products1.42MN/A52
Mr. Hubert L. AllenExec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.N/AN/A51
Mr. Scott StoffelSr. Director of External CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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 EUR.

Description

Abbott Laboratories manufactures and sells health care products worldwide. The company’s Established Pharmaceutical Products segment offers branded generic pharmaceuticals to treat pancreatic exocrine insufficiency; irritable bowel syndrome or biliary spasm; intrahepatic cholestasis or depressive symptoms; gynecological disorders; hormone replacement therapy; dyslipidemia; hypertension; hypothyroidism; Ménière's disease and vestibular vertigo; pain, fever, and inflammation; migraines; anti-infective clarithromycin; cardiovascular and metabolic products; and influenza vaccines, as well as to regulate physiological rhythm of the colon. Its Diagnostic Products segment provides immunoassay and clinical chemistry systems; assays used to screen and/or diagnosis cancer, cardiac, drugs of abuse, fertility, infectious diseases, and therapeutic drug monitoring; hematology systems and reagents; diagnostic systems and cartridges; instruments to automate the extraction, purification, and preparation of DNA and RNA from patient samples, and detects and measures infectious agents; genomic-based tests; informatics and automation solutions; and a suite of informatics tools and professional services. The company’s Nutritional Products segment provides pediatric and adult nutritional products. Its Vascular Products segment offers coronary, endovascular, vessel closure, and structural heart devices to treat vascular disease. The company also provides blood and flash glucose monitoring systems, including test strips, sensors, data management decision software, and accessories for people with diabetes; and medical devices for the eye, such as cataract and LASIK surgery, contact lens care, and dry eye products. It serves retailers, wholesalers, hospitals, health care facilities, laboratories, physicians' offices, and government agencies. The company was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in North Chicago, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

Abbott Laboratories’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2017 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 6.

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.