Meet our people
We could tell you what it’s like to work at GSK, but we think it’s better to let our colleagues do that. Meet some of our people from across our company as they talk about their roles; what brought them to GSK; why they enjoy what they do; and much more.
Jon, R&D, UK
Jon works in clinical statistics at our Stevenage site in the UK. He explains how a career at GSK has enabled him to work across the R&D business.
Jo, R&D, UK
GSK Chemist, Jo Redmond, tells us about her passion for inspiring the next generation into STEM subjects and careers.
Teresa, CH R&D, UK
Teresa heads up R&D for our global Oral and Skin Health categories at GSK Consumer Healthcare. She talks to us about why she got into science, how she stays ahead of the competition and advice that she’d give to aspiring leaders.
Lorraine, Engineering, UK
Lorraine is a chemical engineer at our Ware site. She talks about her varied career at GSK and what she most enjoys about her job.
Suzanne, Engineering, UK
Suzanne is a qualified engineer and leader in our Global Manufacturing and Supply organisation.
Kelly, Engineering, USA
Kelly is a technical engineer working in R&D in the USA. A recent graduate, this is her first job since completing her degree. Read more about what her role involves; the culture at GSK; and her top tips for success.
Arias, Sales, China
As a medical representative for GSK, Arias and his colleagues are the bridge between Healthcare Professionals (HCPs) and our products in China. We interviewed him to find out his daily duties, how he got to where he is now, and his aspirations for the future.
Rodrigo, Sales, Mexico
Rodrigo is the General Manager for Consumer Healthcare in Mexico. Having graduated from a Masters in International Environmental Law, working in healthcare was never part of Rodrigo’s original plan. We spoke to him about his day-to-day role, the challenges he faces and how GSK welcomes people from all kinds of backgrounds.
Prachaya, Sales, Thailand
After joining GSK in 2008, as a Medical Representative in Thailand, Prachaya progressed through a variety of product marketing roles within the respiratory business. Currently, he is a Senior Product Manager for the vaccines business. In this edition of Meet Our Managers, Prachaya shares his thoughts on the importance of leading by example.
Reem, Sales, Saudi Arabia
Reem, a Commercial Graduate based in Saudi Arabia, gives us a behind-the-scenes look at a typical day at GSK.
Andrea, Sales, Brazil
Andrea is the General Manager of our Consumer Healthcare business in Brazil. She tells us about her experience of being a female leader from Latin America and shares her advice on leadership style and the principles that underpin high performing teams.
Helen, Sales, US
Helen Bemis has been no stranger to volunteering throughout her life. So, it was a natural choice for the senior biologics specialist from the US to take part in our PULSE volunteering programme. She’s halfway through her assignment with the Clinton Health Access Initiative in Laos and, as she tells us, all her expectations have been exceeded.
Gavin, Tech, UK
Gavin works in IT and is a UK operations supervisor, based at our Stevenage site. Here, he talks about teamwork, problem-solving and the best things about his job.
Ahsiya, HR, USA
Ahsiya leads our global employee volunteering programmes. She shares her career journey and explains how making brave choices helped her along the way.
Veronique, Vaccines, Belgium
Véronique, a Senior Manager in our Vaccines distribution business, leads a team of five project managers in Belgium. In this edition of Meet Our Managers, she shares lessons learned from over a decade of developing others in their careers at GSK.
Rachel, Procurement, UK
Rachel, a Global Procurement Director based in GSK’s UK headquarters, leads a team of 10. The catch? They’re all in different countries. In this edition of Meet Our Managers, she serves up managerial wisdom with an international flavour.
Anju, Business operations, India
Life hasn’t been easy for Anju, an Assistant Manager at GSK’s Consumer Healthcare Nabha manufacturing plant in northern India. But she’s always had a burning desire to help others less fortunate, and through our PULSE volunteering programme, she is able to do just that.
Marketing and communications
Katharine, Marketing and communications, Singapore
Katharine works in our commercial business, leading our Respiratory franchise for the Asia-Pacific region. She explains how working in several different countries and roles have helped share her knowledge, experience and leadership style.
Prakhar, Marketing and communications, India
Prakhar is a Brand Manager for Sensodyne in India with one goal: to put a smile on millions of faces in India. He talks us through his life at GSK, how his previous sales background has helped him in a marketing role, and the piece of advice he’d give to aspiring employees.
Michal, Marketing and communications, Poland
Michal, Category Marketing Manager, looks after a team of four and a range of consumer brands including Sensodyne in Poland. In this edition of Meet Our Managers, he shares what it really means to be a people-oriented manager.
Larry, Marketing and communications, US
A varied 18-year career with GSK in the US has led Larry to his current role as a Brand Director at ViiV Healthcare, our HIV subsidiary. In this edition of Meet Our Managers, he shares what he’s learned about keeping people focused and fulfilled.
Apprentices, graduates and postgraduates
Adam, R&D, UK
Meet Adam, one of our GSK apprentices, who is also studying for a foundation degree and hopes to complete a bachelor’s degree – funded by GSK – within five years of joining, by studying alongside his work. What he learns in applied bioscience and technology, he applies directly in the lab.
Aslihan, Commercial management, Turkey
Aslihan is on our Commerical Management FLP in Turkey. She explains why rotating across marketing and sales has helped her understand how decisions in the office translate into the field.
Phon, Commercial management, Thailand
"I am proud to be working on consumer healthcare products that I know will make a difference to the quality of life for other people, just like they have for me."
Maurizio, Vaccines, Esprit Programme
"Prior to joining GSK, I spent 10 years in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry, working in Europe, Latin America and Asia." Maurizio explains why the values of the company, and the international nature of the programme make GSK the perfect fit for his career ambitions.
60 minute mentors – career journeys in an hour
Prashant, Sales, Bangladesh
General manager Prashant opens up about his learnings, passions and early dreams of becoming a fighter pilot.
Ding, Business operation, China
Ding is our head of China Government Affairs and communication. He discusses why taking risks is important, how comfort zones are made to be pushed and his childhood training to become a professional ping pong player.
Ipek, R&D, Turkey
Area Medical director Ipek discusses her learnings, personal growth and transition from working as a physician to working in the pharmaceutical industry.
Kevin, Consumer Healthcare, UK
Kevin, VP, Global Digital Commerce, shares his thoughts on developing a ‘test and learn’ culture, the importance of emotional intelligence and why it’s vital to work outside of your comfort zone to grow your skill set and build your career.
Bryan, Sales, Malaysia
Tze Yu, a graduate on our Future Leaders programme asks Bryan, General Manager of GSK Malaysia, how his career choices led him to GSK, and what inspires him the most about working here.
Kosuke, Pharmaceuticals, Japan
Vasantha, a Business Analyst, spent some time with Kosuke, VP and Vice Head of Japan Development in Pharmaceuticals, Japan, to find out what inspires him most about working at GSK.
Richard, R&D, UK
Our 60-minute mentor monthly series gives colleagues the chance to interview one of their senior leaders, over the course of an hour, and discover more about their career journey. Dee Tress, R&D Future Leaders programme, was inspired by Richard’s journey at GSK and was keen to know more about the lessons he’s learned along the way to becoming Head of Consumer Healthcare R&D.
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