DN8E.F - Dignity plc

Frankfurt - Frankfurt Delayed Price. Currency in EUR

Dignity plc

4 King Edwards Court
King Edwards Square
Sutton Coldfield B73 6AP
United Kingdom
44 12 1354 1557

Sector(s)Consumer Cyclical
IndustryPersonal Services
Full Time Employees2,513

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Clive Peter WhileyInterim Exec. ChairmanN/AN/A1960
Mr. Stephen Lee WhitternFin. Director & DirectorN/AN/A1975
Mr. Richard Harry PortmanCorp. Services Director & DirectorN/AN/A1962
Debbie GinnHead of Corp. Devel. – Funerals and Head of Internal AuditN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Mark HullMarketing DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 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 EUR.


Dignity plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides funeral services in the United Kingdom. It operates through three segments: Funeral Services, Crematoria, and Pre–arranged Funeral Plans. The Funeral Services segment provides funerals and ancillary items, such as memorials and floral tributes. The Crematoria segment offers cremation services, as well as sells memorials and burial plots at the company operated crematoria and cemeteries. The Pre–arranged Funeral Plans segment sells funerals in advance to customers wishing to make their own funeral arrangements. As of December 29, 2017, it owned 820 funeral locations and operated 46 crematoria in the United Kingdom. Dignity plc was founded in 1812 and is headquartered in Sutton Coldfield, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Dignity plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 7, 2019 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 1.

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.