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Gerdau S.A. (GGB)

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Gerdau S.A.

Av. Doutora Ruth Cardoso
8501/ 8th floor
São Paulo, SP 05425-070
55 11 3094 6300

Sector(s)Basic Materials
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Gustavo Werneck Da CunhaCEO & DirectorN/AN/A1973
Mr. Claudio Gerdau JohannpeterVice ChairmanN/AN/A1963
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
Mr. Fabio Eduardo de Pieri SpinaLegal Director, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Affairs OfficerN/AN/A1972
Pedro Torres PintoHead of Corp. CommunicationN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Paulo Roberto Perlott RamosDirector of Marketing, Sales and MetallicsN/AN/A1953
Mr. Luiz Augusto PolacchiniGlobal Head Fin. Shared ServicesN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Chia Yuan WangPres & CEO of North American Long Steel OperationN/AN/AN/A
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.


Gerdau S.A. provides steel products and services. It operates through four segments: Brazil Business, North America Business, South America Business, and Special Steel Business. 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 to the construction and manufacturing industries; finished industrial products, including commercial rolled-steel bars, and light profiles and wires; agricultural products that include stakes and smooth wire products; and drawn products comprises barbed and barbless fence wires, galvanized wires, fences, concrete reinforcing wire meshes, nails, and clamps. It also produces special steel products used 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 other markets. In addition, the company offers flat products, including hot rolled coils and heavy plates; and resells flat steel products, as well as mines and produces iron ore. 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 April 30, 2021 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 9.

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.