GNK.L - Greene King plc

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Greene King plc

Westgate Brewery
Bury St Edmunds IP33 1QT
United Kingdom
44 12 8476 3222

Full Time Employees40,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Rooney AnandCEO & Exec. DirectorN/AN/A1964
Mr. Richard SmothersCFO & DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Richard LewisCOO & Chief Property OfficerN/AN/A1971
Mr. Mark BlythmanIR DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Andrew BushGroup HR DirectorN/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 GBp.


Greene King plc operates as a pub retailer and brewer in the United Kingdom. The company operates through Pub Company, Pub Partners, and Brewing & Brands segments. Its retail brands and formats include Greene King Local Pubs, Hungry Horse, Flaming Grill, Farmhouse Inns, and Chef & Brewer. The company is also involved in brewing, marketing, and selling beer under the Greene King IPA, Old Speckled Hen, Abbot Ale, and Belhaven Best brands. In addition, Greene King plc engages in the employment, financing, pension trustee, and property businesses. It operates 2,924 pubs, restaurants, and hotels across England, Wales, and Scotland, including 1,769 retail pubs, restaurants, and hotels, and 1,155 tenanted, leased, and franchised pubs. Greene King plc was founded in 1799 and is headquartered in Bury St Edmunds, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Greene King plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of March 1, 2018 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 5.

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.