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GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan Limited
GSK is a global biopharma company with a purpose to unite science, technology and talent to get ahead of disease together. In Pakistan, the Company has been providing trusted quality medicines and vaccines to more than 200 million patients for over seven decades. We aspire to capitalise on our leadership position by growing our general medicines portfolio, introducing innovative therapies, and using digital solutions.
Our culture of being ambitious for patients, accountable for impact and doing the right thing are the foundations for how, together, we’ll deliver for our patients and shareholders, making GSK a company where people can thrive. To achieve this, GSK has built an extensive manufacturing and distribution network, committed to growth and delivering a step-change in performance.
GSK Pakistan caters to many therapy areas which include Anti-infectives, Dermatology, Respiratory, Analgesics, Urology, and Vaccines. We aim to consistently produce and improve access to quality medicines to help improve the quality of patients’ lives. Our key pharmaceutical brands include Augmentin, Velosef, Amoxil, Dermovate, Clobevate, Betnovate, Calpol, and Ventolin.
In Pakistan, GSK is one of the leading companies in the pharmaceutical industry in terms of volume, value and prescriptions generated. We have evolved into a highly diverse portfolio and profitable business that employs over 1,700 people across our manufacturing and commercial functions. Our Global Supply Chain (GSC) division, which manufactures over 420 million packs annually, consists of three facilities, all of which are situated in Karachi at West Wharf, F-268 SITE and Korangi.
GSK's F-268 facility is situated in the Sindh Industrial Trading Estate (SITE), Karachi. The facility comprises of three separate manufacturing sections – Liquids Block, Tablets Block, and a dedicated Penicillin Block. It is one of the largest manufacturing facilities in Pakistan with an annual volume of around 215 million packs and over 91 unique SKUs.
Located in the Korangi Industrial Area, this state-of-the-art manufacturing site has a dedicated block for Cephalosporins, both oral and injectable, a sterile facility for liquid ampoules, eye drops and a unit for tablets. The site manufactures 73 SKUs and produces an annual volume of around 43 million packs.
GSK West Wharf is one of the pioneering multinational pharmaceutical facilities in Pakistan, located on the seashore close to the Karachi Port and city centre. The major manufacturing operations are of Dermatology products including ointments, creams and lotions. The site manufactures 61 SKUs with an annual volume of around 170 million packs.
We have policies in place across GSK to ensure we meet the high standards we set ourselves as a company, and those that are expected of us externally.
Anti-Bribery and Corruption (ABAC) Program
The Anti-Bribery and Corruption (ABAC) Programme is part of GSK’s response to the threat and risk of bribery and corruption. The programme includes an ABAC Policy and Standard, which have been designed to help staff and external parties understand bribery and corruption risk, and their responsibilities to actively combat it.
Third Party Oversight Programme
Our Third Party Oversight Programme helps control risks from third party business engagements with suppliers, distributors and other business partners. We want to work with business partners who share our commitment of high ethical standards and operating in a responsible way.
GSK Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability Policy
GSK is committed to protecting people and the environment, moving towards our sustainability ambitions and promoting wellbeing and the safety of our people. Our Environment, Health and Safety policy sets out our approach to managing EHSS risks and creating opportunities across our organisation to fulfil our EHSS protection commitments, both internally and externally.
GSK Quality Policy
To demonstrate leadership and commitment to establish a framework for making Quality Management System integral to the management of GSK business.
Global Therapeutic areas
For over 70 years we have been pioneering research methods to help protect people from infections.
Our work in HIV is carried out entirely through ViiV Healthcare, which GSK majority owns with Pfizer
Our expertise in oncology allows us to bring groundbreaking cancer therapies to our patients.
We’re focused on unlocking the science of the immune system to understand how the body’s react.
Our current opportunity-driven ares of focus.
GSK on social
As industry leaders in applying functional genomics to improve medicine discovery & development, we welcome @GOVUK's Genome Implementation Plan. As genomics continues to revolutionise science, we can continue to help find better medicines, faster! gsk.to/3f0KKAT
“The best advice was from my Dad.” Sumitra, Vaccines, Singapore, tells us about unexpected journeys and why she’s proud of our industry’s response to Covid-19. She’s one of our #OutstandingPeople delivering world-class science & Innovation #ItsInOurGenes gsk.to/3fxIhN4
Tomorrow we bring together NGOs, government and policymakers @devex #WHA74 to discuss why investing in community health workers is so critical. Fiona Smith-Laittan, VP Global Health, will share how we've helped train 30,000 through our partnership with @savetheChildrenUK. twitter.com/devex/status/1…
#News for #investors and #media: Canadian biopharma @medicagoinc have announced positive interim Phase 2 results for the adjuvanted #COVID19 #vaccine candidate, which combines their innovative plant-based vaccine technology with our pandemic adjuvant. gsk.to/3eSqZeC
What’s next for real-world evidence? Real-world studies are already helping to shape the future of evidence-based medicine, generating important data on how our medicines benefit patients. #ATS2021 gsk.to/3ygw4VG
At GSK we have a 50-year legacy of delivering practice-changing breakthroughs in respiratory care. We’re proud to share our research at #ATS2021 as we continue to expand our knowledge of respiratory conditions and pursue innovative solutions for those struggling to breathe.
Today we’re marking #IDAHOBIT2021 and standing strong with our #LGBT colleagues in support of equality. At GSK, we’re committed to an inclusive workplace where all employees feel a sense of belonging and can be their authentic selves. 🌈 Learn more:gsk.to/2SRqMQdV9
Vaccines have already been helping protect people from diseases for well over 100 years, and at GSK we're exploring the potential of mRNA to create next-generation vaccines. Go #BehindTheScience to learn more 👇gsk.com/en-gb/behind-t…G
DYK As well as providing our adjuvant technology to several organisations working on promising #COVID19 vaccines, we’re collaborating with partners to find other ways to tackle the pandemic, including exploring potential therapeutic or treatment options: gsk.to/3onGWN9
#News for #investors and #media: Today, we’ve announced positive Phase 2 results for the adjuvanted #COVID19 vaccine candidate we’re co-developing with @sanofi. A Phase 3 study is expected to begin in the coming weeks. Learn more: gsk.to/3byWmsG