GGB - Gerdau S.A.

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Gerdau S.A.

Av. das Naccs Unidas
8,501 – 8° andar
Sao Paulo, SP 05425-070
Brazil
55 11 3094 6300
http://www2.gerdau.com

SectorBasic Materials
IndustrySteel
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Claudio Gerdau JohannpeterChairmanN/AN/A1963
Mr. Gustavo Werneck Da CunhaCEO & DirectorN/AN/A1973
Mr. Harley Lorentz ScardoelliExec. VP, CFO & Investor Relations OfficerN/AN/A1963
Clemir UhleinAccounting DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Francisco Deppermann FortesVP of HR, IT, Corp. Process of Engineer and Safety & EnvironmentN/AN/A1963
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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

Gerdau S.A. provides steel-related products and services worldwide. It operates through four segments: Brazil Operations, North America Operations, South America Operations, and Special Steel Operations. The company offers semi-finished products, including billets, blooms, and slabs; common long rolled products, such as rebars, wire rods, merchant bars, light shapes, and profiles, which are used primarily in the construction and manufacturing industries; and drawn products comprising barbed and barbless fence wires, galvanized wires, fences, concrete reinforcing wire meshes, nails, and clamps, as well as mines and produces iron ore. It also produces special steel products for use in auto parts, light and heavy vehicles, and agricultural machinery, as well as the oil and gas, wind energy, machinery and equipment, mining and rail, and others markets. In addition, the company offers flat products comprising hot rolled coils and heavy plates; and resells flat steel products. It sells its products through independent distributors, direct sales from the mills, and its retail network. The company was founded in 1901 and is based in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Gerdau S.A. is a subsidiary of Metalúrgica Gerdau S.A.

Corporate Governance

Gerdau S.A.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 8; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 10.

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.