• Pfizer Avoids Job-Cut Details In AstraZeneca
    NYT - May 13
    Pfizer opened the door on Tuesday to a possible higher offer for AstraZeneca, saying the deal remained compelling. It also urged AstraZeneca’s board to engage in discussions that may result in “a transaction that... Read »
    3 months ago
  • AstraZeneca CEO Gets Two Cheers After First Year In...
    Reuters - Sep 30
    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 »
    10 months ago
  • AstraZeneca CEO Gets $6.4M For Jumping Ship
    Reuters - Oct 29
    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 »
    1 year ago
  • Profits Drop, AstraZeneca CEO To Step Down
    Yahoo! - Apr 27
    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 »
    2 years ago
  • CEO Gaffe Of The Week…
    Motley Fool - Mar 14
    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 »
    2 years ago