AOS - A. O. Smith Corporation

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A. O. Smith Corporation

11270 West Park Place
Milwaukee, WI 53224
United States

IndustryDiversified Industrials
Full Time Employees16,100

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Ajita G. RajendraExec. Chairman3.94MN/A1952
Mr. Kevin J. WheelerCEO, Pres, COO & Director1.17MN/A1960
Mr. John J. KitaExec. VP & CFO1.47M633.2k1956
Mr. James F. SternExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.1.26M1.63M1963
Mr. Ding WeiSr. VPN/AN/A1963
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.


A. O. Smith Corporation manufactures and markets residential and commercial gas and electric water heaters, boilers, and water treatment products in North America, China, Europe, and India. The company offers water heaters for residences, restaurants, hotels and motels, office buildings, laundries, car washes, and small businesses; residential and commercial boilers for use in space heating applications for hospitals, schools, hotels, and other large commercial buildings; and water treatment products, including on-the-go filtration bottles, point-of-use carbon and reverse osmosis products, point-of-entry water softeners, and whole-home water filtrations products for residences, restaurants, hotels, and offices. It also provides food and beverage filtration products; expansion tanks, commercial solar water heating systems, swimming pool and spa heaters, and related products and parts; and heat pump and combi boilers, solar units, and air purification products. The company distributes its products through independent wholesale plumbing distributors, as well as through retail channels consisting of hardware and home center chains, and manufacturer representative firms. A. O. Smith Corporation is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Corporate Governance

A. O. Smith Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 1, 2018 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 6.

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.