AGCO - AGCO Corporation

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AGCO Corporation

4205 River Green Parkway
Duluth, GA 30096
United States
770-813-9200
http://www.agcocorp.com

SectorIndustrials
IndustryFarm & Construction Equipment
Full Time Employees20,462

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Martin H. RichenhagenChairman, Pres & CEO4.6M4.35M1953
Mr. Andrew H. BeckSr. VP & CFO1.58M143.23k1964
Mr. Robert B. CrainSr. VP & GM of Americas1.5M951.33k1960
Mr. Hans-Bernd VeltmaatSr. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer1.52M640.34k1955
Dr. Richard Robinson SmithSr. VP and GM of Europe & Middle East1.57M203.3k1965
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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

AGCO Corporation manufactures and distributes agricultural equipment and related replacement parts worldwide. The company offers high horsepower tractors for larger farms, primarily for row crop production; utility tractors for small- and medium-sized farms, as well as for dairy, livestock, orchards, and vineyards; and compact tractors for small farms, specialty agricultural industries, landscaping, and residential uses. It also offers combines for harvesting grain crops, such as corn, wheat, soybeans, and rice; and application equipment, including self-propelled, three- and four-wheeled vehicles and related equipment for liquid and dry fertilizers and crop protection chemicals, and for after crops emerge from the ground. In addition, the company offers hay tools and forage equipment comprising round and rectangular balers, loader wagons, self-propelled windrowers, forage harvesters, disc mowers, spreaders, rakes, tedders, and mower conditioners for harvesting and packaging vegetative feeds used in the beef cattle, dairy, horse, and renewable fuel industries. Further, it offers implements, including disc harrows; leveling seed beds and mixing chemicals with the soils; heavy tillage to break up soil and mix crop residue into topsoil; field cultivators that prepare smooth seed bed and destroy weeds; drills for small grain seeding; and planters and other planting equipment, and loaders. Additionally, it offers grain storage bins and related drying and handling equipment systems, as well as seed-processing systems, swine and poultry feed storage and delivery, ventilation and watering systems, and egg production systems and broiler production equipment; and replacement parts, as well as produces diesel engines, gears, and generating sets. It markets its products under the Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson, and Valtra brands through a network of independent dealers and distributors. AGCO Corporation was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia.

Corporate Governance

AGCO Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2018 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 1; 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.