AHT.L - Ashtead Group plc

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Ashtead Group plc

100 Cheapside
London EC2V 6DT
United Kingdom
44 20 7726 9700
http://www.ashtead-group.com

SectorIndustrials
IndustryRental & Leasing Services
Full Time Employees17,803

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Brendan HorganCEO & Exec. Director2.07MN/A1974
Mr. Michael Richard PrattGroup Fin. Director, Group Treasurer & Director1.1MN/A1964
Mr. Geoffrey DrabbleExec. Officer2.63MN/A1959
Mr. Will ShawDirector of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Eric WatkinsGen. Counsel & Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 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 GBp.

Description

Ashtead Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, rents a range of construction and industrial equipment. It provides equipment for use in lifting, powering, generation, moving, digging, compacting, drilling, supporting, scrubbing, pumping, directing, heating, and ventilating works. The company offers various types of construction equipment for non-residential construction markets; and facilities management equipment for the maintenance and repair of facilities. It also provides disaster relief equipment, such as pumps and power generation equipment for various applications, such as assisting at times of flooding due to weather and burst water supply; power generation, lighting, and other equipment for bowl events, sporting events, music concerts, and festivals; and climate control equipment, including cooling, heating, and dehumidification equipment to the construction, commercial, industrial, and events markets. In addition, the company rents and installs scaffolding solutions for access to new or existing structures; and offers portable traffic systems to facilitate engineering projects or clean-up after an accident. It serves construction, industrial, and homeowner customers, as well as government entities and specialist contractors. The company operates 773 stores under the Sunbelt Rentals name in the United States; 67 stores under the Sunbelt Rentals Canada name in Canada; and 196 stores under the A-Plant name in the United Kingdom. Ashtead Group plc was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Ashtead Group plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 8.

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.