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American Electric Power Company, Inc. (AEP)

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American Electric Power Company, Inc.

1 Riverside Plaza
Columbus, OH 43215
United States

IndustryElectric Utilities
Full Time Employees17,634

Key Executives

Mr. Nicholas K. AkinsChairman, Pres & CEO4.43MN/A57
Mr. Brian X. TierneyExec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer1.82MN/A49
Mr. David M. FeinbergExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.1.42MN/A47
Ms. Lisa M. BartonExec. VP of Transmission1.25MN/A51
Mr. Joseph M. BuonaiutoChief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP and ControllerN/AN/AN/A
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.


American Electric Power Company, Inc., a public utility holding company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity for sale to retail and wholesale customers in the United States. The company generates electricity using coal and lignite, natural gas, nuclear, hydroelectric, solar, wind, and other energy sources. It also supplies and markets electric power at wholesale to other electric utility companies, rural electric cooperatives, municipalities, and other market participants. The company owns, leases, or controls approximately 3,722 railcars, approximately 468 barges, 12 towboats, and a coal handling terminal with approximately 18 million tons of annual capacity. American Electric Power Company, Inc. was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

Corporate Governance

American Electric Power Company, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2017 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 3.

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.