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The Advisory Board Company (ABCO)

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The Advisory Board Company

2445 M Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
United States
202-266-5600
http://www.advisory.com

SectorServices
IndustryBusiness Services
Full Time Employees3,800

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Robert W. Musslewhite J.D.Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer773.08k3.18M47
Mr. David L. FelsenthalPres and Director561.15kN/A46
Mr. Michael T. KirshbaumChief Financial Officer and Treasurer422.1k576.05k41
Mr. Richard A. SchwartzChief Operating Officer of Health Care488.8kN/A52
Mr. Cormac F. MillerChief Product Officer393.3k210.61k44
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

The Advisory Board Company provides best practices research and insight, technology, consulting and management, and data-enabled services in the United States and internationally. Its best practices research and insight programs include published studies, executive education, proprietary databases and online services, access to experts, executive briefings, and other services. The company’s best practices research and insight programs are focused on understanding industry dynamics, identifying best-demonstrated management practices, critically evaluating widely-followed but ineffective practices, and analyzing emerging trends within the health care and education industries. It also offers cloud-based software applications that allow members to combine insights derived from best practices research with their operational and financial data and third-party and proprietary data to benchmark performance; identify and assess revenue, cost, quality, and performance improvement opportunities; and implement identified best practices. In addition, the company provides consulting services that provide on-the-ground support for performance improvement initiatives, as well as best practice professional management of the hospital or medical group areas. Further, it offers data-driven solutions by supporting colleges and universities in targeting qualified prospective students; building relationships with prospective students; and optimizing financial aid resources, as well as strategic, data-driven student engagement, and enrollment management solutions. The provides its services through discrete programs to hospitals, health systems, independent medical groups, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, health care insurers, medical device companies, colleges, universities, and other health care-focused organizations and educational institutions. The Advisory Board Company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Washington, District of Columbia.

Corporate Governance

The Advisory Board Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2017 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.