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American Vanguard Corporation (AVD)

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American Vanguard Corporation

4695 MacArthur Court
Newport Beach, CA 92660
United States
949 260 1200

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustryAgricultural Inputs
Full Time Employees771

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Eric G. WintemuteChairman & CEO788.83k99.75k1956
Mr. David T. JohnsonVP, CFO & Treasurer480.17k149k1957
Dr. Ulrich G. TrogeleCOO & Exec. VP517.72kN/A1958
Mr. Timothy J. DonnellyGen. Counsel, Chief Admin. Officer & Sec.413.72k168.25k1960
Mr. Anthony HendrixSr. VP of Crop Sales for U.S. & Canada358.05k85.82k1970
Mr. Peter E. EilersManaging Director of AMVAC Netherlands BV398.1kN/A1964
Mr. William A. KuserDirector of Investor Relations & Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Robert F. GilbanePres of Gemchem IncN/AN/A1951
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 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 Vanguard Corporation, through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets specialty chemicals for agricultural, commercial, and consumer uses in the United States and internationally. The company manufactures and formulates chemicals, including insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, molluscicides, growth regulators, and soil fumigants in liquid, powder, and granular forms for crops, turf and ornamental plants, and human and animal health protection. It also markets, sells, and distributes end-use chemical and biological products for crop applications; and distributes chemicals for turf and ornamental markets. The company distributes its products through national distribution companies, and buying groups or co-operatives; and through sales offices, sales force executives, sales agents, and wholly owned distributors. American Vanguard Corporation was incorporated in 1969 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.

Corporate Governance

American Vanguard Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 1, 2021 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 4; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

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.