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Drax Group plc

Drax Power Station
Selby YO8 8PH
United Kingdom
44 17 5761 8381

IndustryUtilities - Independent Power Producers
Full Time Employees2,499

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Dwight Daniel Willard GardinerGroup CEO & Exec. Director1.07MN/A1965
Mr. Andrew Robert KossExec. Director & CEO of Generation659kN/A1971
Mr. Andy SkeltonCFO & DirectorN/AN/A1972
David McCallumGen. Counsel & Group Company Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Ms. Samantha BrookHead of Corp. HRN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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 GBp.


Drax Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation and supply of electricity. The company operates through three segments: Power Generation, Pellet Production, and B2B Energy Supply. It produces low carbon and renewable electricity; and provides system support services to the grid from a portfolio of biomass, hydro, gas, and coal technologies. The company owns and operates Drax Power Station that produces electricity from biomass located in Selby, North Yorkshire; Cruachan Power Station, a hydro station located in Argyll and Bute, western Scotland; Daldowie Fuel Plant situated in Uddingston, Glasgow; and four combined cycle gas turbine power stations in the United Kingdom. It also manufactures and supplies compressed wood pellets for use in electricity production. The company supplies power and gas to industrial, corporate, and small businesses. Drax Group plc was incorporated in 2005 and is based in Selby, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Drax Group plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 1; 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.