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Discover Financial Services (DFS)

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Discover Financial Services

2500 Lake Cook Road
Riverwoods, IL 60015
United States
224-405-0900
http://www.discover.com

Sector(s)Financial Services
IndustryCredit Services
Full Time Employees17,200

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Roger Crosby HochschildCEO, Pres & Director2.7MN/A1965
Mr. John Thomas GreeneExec. VP & CFO931.37kN/A1966
Ms. Wanjiku Juanita WalcottExec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Gen. Counsel3.9MN/A1971
Ms. Diane E. OffereinsExec. VP & Pres of Payment Services1.73MN/A1958
Ms. Julie A. LoegerExec. VP & Pres of US Cards1.69MN/A1964
Mr. Edward W. McGroganChief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP & ControllerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Amir S. ArooniExec. VP & Chief Information OfficerN/AN/A1965
Mr. R. Andrew EichfeldExec. VP and Chief HR & Admin. OfficerN/AN/A1970
Mr. Craig A. StreemVP of Investor RelationsN/AN/A1950
Ms. Leslie SuttonVP of Corp. CommunicationsN/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 USD.

Description

Discover Financial Services, through its subsidiaries, operates as a direct banking and payment services company in the United States. It operates through two segments, Direct Banking and Payment Services. The Direct Banking segment offers Discover-branded credit cards to individuals; and other consumer products and services, including private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, and other consumer lending, as well as deposit products, such as certificates of deposit, money market accounts, savings accounts, checking accounts, and individual retirement arrangement certificates of deposit. The Payment Services segment operates the PULSE network, an automated teller machine, debit, and electronic funds transfer network; Diners Club International, a payments network that issues Diners Club branded charge cards and provides card acceptance services; and Discover Network that processes transactions for Discover-branded credit and debit cards, as well as provides payment transaction processing and settlement services. The company was incorporated in 1960 and is based in Riverwoods, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

Discover Financial Services’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 6, 2020 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 4; 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.