AstraZeneca CEO Gets Two Cheers After First Year In Job

Reuters - September 30, 2013

Fixing ailing drugmaker AstraZeneca remains a work in progress for Chief Executive Pascal Soriot, with sales and profits still heading firmly downhill after his first year in the job. Read »

AstraZeneca CEO Gets $6.4M For Jumping Ship

Reuters - October 29, 2012

Drugmaker AstraZeneca said on Monday its new chief executive Pascal Soriot was receiving 4 million pounds ($6.44 million) compensation for loss of long-term incentives from his previous employer Roche. Read »

Profits Drop, AstraZeneca CEO To Step Down

Yahoo! - April 27, 2012

U.K. drug maker AstraZeneca PLC announced Thursday that its chief executive David Brennan is to retire as the company reported at 44 percent drop in first-quarter net profit. Read »

CEO Gaffe Of The Week…

Motley Fool - March 14, 2012

In 2007, he took home $4.3 million. In 2008 and 2009, that figure increased to $4.7 million and $4.9 million, despite the layoffs. In 2010, he received a 163% bonus on top of his salary. While we don't have data yet for... Read »