UCB.BR - UCB SA

Brussels - Brussels Delayed Price. Currency in EUR

UCB SA

Allee de la Recherche, 60
Brussels 1070
Belgium
32 2 559 99 99
http://www.ucb.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryBiotechnology
Full Time Employees7,500

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jean-Christophe TellierCEO & Exec. Director76kN/A1959
Mr. Detlef ThielgenCFO & Exec. VPN/AN/A1960
Dr. Dhavalkumar D. PatelExec. VP & Chief Scientific OfficerN/AN/A1961
Dr. Bharat TewarieChief Marketing Officer & Exec. VPN/AN/A1961
Prof. Iris Löw-FriedrichChief Medical Officer, Head of Devel. & Medical Patient Value Practices and Exec. VPN/AN/A1960
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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

UCB SA, a biopharmaceutical company, researches, develops, manufactures, sells, and distributes biopharmaceutical solutions for people living with neurology and immunology conditions. The company's core products include Cimzia for inflammatory TNF mediated diseases, as well as ankylosing spondylitis, axial spondyloarthritis, Crohn's disease, plaque psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis; Vimpat, Keppra, and Briviact for epilepsy; and Neupro for Parkinson's disease and restless legs syndrome. It also provides Zyrtec and Xyzal for allergies; Nootropil for memory problems; and Xyrem for narcolepsy. In addition, the company's product pipeline includes Evenity for the treatment of osteoporosis; midazolam nasal spray to treat acute repetitive seizures; bimekizumab for treating psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and axial spondyloarthritis; and dapirolizumab pegol for systemic lupus erythematosus. Further, it is involved in developing padsevonil for the treatment of drug-resistant epilepsy; rozanolixizumab to treat myasthenia gravis, immune thrombocytopenia, and chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy; UCB7858 and UCB0159 for immunology; and UCB0599 and UCB0107 for neurology. Additionally, the company engages in contract manufacturing activities. UCB SA has collaboration agreements with Sanofi and Otsuka. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.

Corporate Governance

UCB SA’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 5.

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.