AVD - American Vanguard Corporation

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American Vanguard Corporation

4695 MacArthur Court
Newport Beach, CA 92660
United States

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryAgricultural Inputs
Full Time Employees605

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Eric G. WintemuteChairman & CEO1.26MN/A1956
Mr. David T. JohnsonChief Financial Officer536.21kN/A1957
Mr. Timothy J. Donnelly Esq.VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Admin. Officer & Sec.470.68kN/A1960
Mr. Ad De JongManaging Director of AMVAC Netherlands BV428.87kN/A1953
Dr. Ulrich G. Trogele Ph.D.COO & Exec. VP of AMVAC Chemical Corp.598.26kN/A1958
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.


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 and distributes end-use chemical and biological products for crop applications; and distributes technology based pesticide solutions for greenhouse and nursery production applications, as well as offers formulations, such as PCNB, chlorothalonil, and propiconazole. The company distributes its products through national distribution companies and buying groups or co-operatives; and through sales offices and sales force executives. American Vanguard Corporation was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.

Corporate Governance

American Vanguard Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 5.

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.