14 August 1997
Zeneca in third high-level defection this year

Zeneca has lost research director David UPritchard, 49, to Smith Kline Beecham where he will be chairman of research and development. It is the third high-level defection this year. Richard Auty, 50, currently development director, will take on UPritchards responsibilities at Zeneca.

  • Financial Times 14/08/97 page 26, page 40 (London Stock Exchange)
  • The Times 14/08/97 page 24