HES - Hess Corporation

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Hess Corporation

1185 Avenue of the Americas
40th Floor
New York, NY 10036
United States

IndustryOil & Gas E&P
Full Time Employees1,708

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. John B. HessCEO & Director5.07MN/A1954
Mr. John P. RiellySr. VP & CFO1.9MN/A1962
Mr. Gregory P. HillCOO, Exec. VP and Pres of Worldwide Exploration & Production3.38MN/A1961
Mr. Timothy B. GoodellSr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer1.88MN/A1957
Mr. Michael R. TurnerSr. VP of Global Production1.3MN/A1959
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 USD.


Hess Corporation, an exploration and production company, explores for, develops, produces, purchases, transports, and sells crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and natural gas. It operates through two segments, Exploration and Production, and Midstream. The company conducts production operations primarily in the United States, Denmark, the Malaysia/Thailand Joint Development Area, and Malaysia; and exploration activities primarily offshore Guyana, Suriname, Canada, and in the Gulf of Mexico. As of December 31, 2018, it had total proved reserves of 1,192 million barrels of oil equivalent. The company is also involved in the gathering, compressing, and processing of natural gas; the fractionation of NGLs; gathering, terminaling, loading, and transporting crude oil and NGLs through rail car; storing and terminaling propane, as well as providing water handling services primarily in the Bakken and Three Forks Shale plays in the Williston Basin area of North Dakota. The company was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate Governance

Hess Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 2.

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.