AO.L - AO World plc

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AO World plc

AO Park
5A The Parklands Lostock
Bolton BL6 4SD
United Kingdom
44 12 0467 2400

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustrySpecialty Retail
Full Time Employees3,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. John RobertsFounder, CEO & Exec. Director466.76kN/A1974
Mr. Mark HigginsGroup CFO & Exec. Director573.06kN/A1978
Ms. Julie FinnemoreDirector of Group Legal & Company Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Michael BatesChief Brand and People OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. David AshwellManaging Director of Expert LogisticsN/AN/A1968
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.


AO World plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an online retailer of domestic appliances and consumer electronics in the United Kingdom, Germany, and the Netherlands. It also provides logistics and transport services; and ancillary services, such as delivery, connection and disconnection, product protection plan commission, recycling, strategic marketing income, and third-party logistics services, as well as engages in the investment activities. The company sells its products through its Websites and third-party Websites. AO World plc was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Bolton, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

AO World plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; 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.