AMGN - Amgen Inc.

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Amgen Inc.

One Amgen Center Drive
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
United States
805-447-1000
http://www.amgen.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryBiotechnology
Full Time Employees20,800

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Robert A. BradwayChairman, CEO & Pres5.85M8.19M1963
Mr. David W. MelineExec. VP, CFO and Principal Financial & Accounting Officer2.72MN/A1957
Mr. Jonathan P. GrahamSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.4.12MN/A1961
Dr. Sean E. HarperExec. VP of R&D2.71MN/A1963
Mr. Anthony C. HooperExec. VP of Global Commercial Operations2.97MN/A1955
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 USD.

Description

Amgen Inc. discovers, develops, manufactures, and delivers human therapeutics worldwide. It offers products for the treatment of oncology/hematology, cardiovascular, inflammation, bone health, nephrology, and neuroscience. The company's products include Evenity to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women; Prolia to treat postmenopausal women with osteoporosis; Xgeva for skeletal-related events prevention; Repatha to treat coronary diseases; Enbrel to treat plaque psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, and psoriatic arthritis; Parsabiv to treat secondary hyperparathyroidism (sHPT); and Aimovig for the prevention of migraine. Its products also comprise Blincyto to treat patients with Philadelphia chromosome-negative relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia; Kyprolis, a proteasome inhibitor for the treatment of multiple myeloma and small-cell lung cancer; Nplate, a thrombopoietic compound. The company's marketed products include Neulasta, a pegylated protein to treat cancer patients; Aranesp to treat anemia; Sensipar/Mimpara products to treat sHPT in chronic kidney disease; EPOGEN to treat a lower-than-normal number of red blood cells; NEUPOGEN, a recombinant human granulocyte colony-stimulating factor; and IMLYGIC to treat various cancer cells. It serves pharmaceutical wholesale distributors; and physicians or their clinics, dialysis centers, hospitals, and pharmacies, as well as consumers. The company has collaborative agreements with Pfizer Inc.; UCB; Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. Amgen Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, California.

Corporate Governance

Amgen Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 1.

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.