GEO - The GEO Group, Inc.

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The GEO Group, Inc.

One Park Place
Suite 700
Boca Raton, FL 33487
United States

IndustryREIT - Healthcare Facilities
Full Time Employees19,370

Key Executives

Mr. George C. Zoley Ph.D.3.25M127.74k67
Mr. Brian R. Evans1.11MN/A49
Mr. John J. Bulfin904.87kN/A63
Mr. Thomas M. Wierdsma797.2kN/A66
Mr. J. David Donahue923.49kN/A57
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.


The GEO Group, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The firm invests in real estate markets of the United States, Australia, South Africa and the United Kingdom. It specializes in the ownership, leasing and management of correctional, detention and reentry facilities and the provision of community-based services and youth services. The firm own, lease and operate a broad range of correctional and detention facilities including maximum, medium and minimum security prisons, immigration detention centers, minimum security detention centers, as well as community based reentry facilities. It was formerly known as Wackenhut Corrections Corp. The GEO Group, Inc. was founded in 1984 and is based in Boca Raton, Florida.

Corporate Governance

The GEO Group, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 15, 2017 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 5; 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.