ALC - Alcon, Inc.

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Alcon, Inc.

6201 South Freeway
Fort Worth, TX 76134-2001
United States
817-293-0450
http://www.alcon.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryMedical Instruments & Supplies
Full Time Employees20,381

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Merrick McCrackenSr. VP of HR544.72kN/AN/A
Mr. Ed McGoughSr. VP of Global Manufacturing and Technical Operations1.02M1.54M1961
Mr. David J. EndicottChief Exec. OfficerN/AN/A1965
Mr. David MurrayChief Financial OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Allen BakerChief Operating Officer and Exec. VPN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2010 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.

Description

Alcon, Inc. develops and manufactures eye care products for eye care professionals and their patients. It offers surgical products, which include technologies and devices for cataract, retinal, glaucoma, and refractive surgery; advanced technology intraocular lenses to treat cataracts and refractive errors, such as presbyopia and astigmatism; and advanced viscoelastics, surgical solutions, surgical packs, and other disposable products for cataract and vitreoretinal surgery. The company also provides pharmaceutical products for elevated intraocular pressure caused by glaucoma; anti-inflammatories; anti-infective to aid in the treatment of bacterial infections and bacterial conjunctivitis; ophthalmic solutions to treat inflammation and pain associated with ocular surgery; eye inflammation and infection solutions following cataract surgery; and vitreomacular adhesion, eye and nasal allergy treatment solutions, and over-the-counter dry eye relief and ocular vitamins. In addition, it offers vision care products, such as contact lenses and lens care products; daily disposable, monthly replacement, and color-enhancing contact lenses for comfortable and convenient vision correction options; contact lens care products; multi-purpose and hydrogen-peroxide based solutions to clean, rinse, and disinfect contact lenses; rewetting drops; and daily protein removers that removes protein deposits from lenses. Alcon, Inc. was formerly known as Alcon Universal S.A. and changed the name to Alcon, Inc. in December 2001. The company was founded in 1945 and is based in Fort Worth, Texas. Alcon, Inc. was previously operating as a subsidiary of Novartis AG. Alcon, Inc.(SWX:ALC) operates independently of Novartis AG as of April 9, 2019.

Corporate Governance

Alcon, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

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.