GlaxoSmithKline is a science-led global healthcare company on a mission to help people do more, feel better and live longer. The Company has three world-leading businesses that research, develop and manufacture innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. GlaxoSmithKline manufactures products for major disease areas such as asthma, cancer, infections, diabetes and mental health. 

Brentford, GB
Size (employees)
99,827 (est)
GlaxoSmithKline was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Brentford, GB
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Key People/Management at GlaxoSmithKline

Simon Dingemans

Simon Dingemans

Chief Financial Officer
David Redfern

David Redfern

Chief Strategy Officer
Roger Connor

Roger Connor

President, Global Manufacturing & Supply
Luc Debruyne

Luc Debruyne

President, Global Vaccines
Nick Hirons

Nick Hirons

Senior Vice President, Global Ethics and Compliance
Brian McNamara

Brian McNamara

CEO, GSK Consumer Healthcare
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GlaxoSmithKline Office Locations

GlaxoSmithKline has offices in Boudouaou Est, Tirana, Yerevan, Boronia and in 145 other locations
Brentford, GB (HQ)
980 Great West Road
Tirana, AL
Str. Barrikadave No. 118
Boudouaou Est, DZ
Boumerdes, 35 400
Buenos Aires, AR
GlaxoSmithKline Argentina SA, Carlos Casares 3690, Victoria
Yerevan, AM
7 Baghramian Avenue, Flat 3
Boronia, AU
1061 Mountain Highway
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GlaxoSmithKline Financials and Metrics

GlaxoSmithKline Financials

GlaxoSmithKline's revenue was reported to be £27.89 b in FY, 2016 which is a 16.6% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

27.9 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

18.6 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

1.1 b

Market capitalization (23-May-2018)

99.6 b

Closing share price (23-May-2018)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

4.9 b
GlaxoSmithKline's current market capitalization is $99.6 b.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


26.5 b23 b23.9 b27.9 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

8.6 b7.3 b8.9 b9.3 b

Gross profit

17.9 b15.7 b15.1 b18.6 b
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


5.5 b4.3 b5.8 b4.9 b

Accounts Receivable

4 b3.6 b3.9 b4.7 b

Current Assets

15.2 b14.7 b16.6 b16.7 b


13.4 b13.9 b15 b17.6 b
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

2.6 b5.2 b7.2 b6.5 b

Cash From Financing Activities

(6.3 b)(5.4 b)(7.1 b)(6.4 b)

Income Taxes Paid

(1 b)(137 m)(2.2 b)(877 m)
GBPY, 2016


279.4 k

Financial Leverage

52.6 x
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GlaxoSmithKline Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


100 100 100

Manufacturing Facilities

57 54 87


150 150 150

New Product Launches

50 40 30
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GlaxoSmithKline Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Novartis March 27, 2018$13 b
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