Most Valuable Employees

By Bloomberg Rankings - 2012-08-22T10:39:04Z

Photograph by David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

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Gilead Sciences Inc.

Rank: 4th

Market cap ($B): 42.37

Number of employees: 4,500

Industry: Biotechnology

Market cap value per employee: 9,415,075

Gilead Sciences Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes therapeutics to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases. The company's primary areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver disease and serious cardiovascular and respiratory conditions.