HXL - Hexcel Corporation

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Hexcel Corporation

281 Tresser Boulevard
16th Floor
Stamford, CT 06901
United States

IndustryAerospace & Defense
Full Time Employees6,626

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Nick L. StanageChairman, Pres & CEO2.17M2.75M1959
Mr. Patrick Joseph WinterlichExec. VP & CFO741.01kN/A1970
Ms. Gail Eileen LehmanExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.715.28kN/A1960
Mr. Robert G. HennemuthExec. VP of HR & Communications776.42kN/A1956
Mr. Thierry Philippe MerlotPres of Aerospace, Europe, Middle East & Asia Pacific676.09k764.14k1960
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.


Hexcel Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets structural materials for use in commercial aerospace, space and defense, and industrial markets. It operates in two segments, Composite Materials and Engineered Products. The Composite Materials segment manufactures and markets carbon fibers, fabrics and specialty reinforcements, prepregs and other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, structural adhesives, honeycomb, molding compounds, tooling materials, polyurethane systems, and laminates that are used in military and commercial aircraft, wind turbine blades, recreational products, and other industrial applications, as well as in cars, boats, and trains. The Engineered Products segment manufactures and markets aircraft structures and finished aircraft components, including wing to body fairings, wing panels, flight deck panels, door liners, helicopter blades, spars, and tip caps; and aircraft structural sub-components and semi-finished components used in helicopter blades, engine nacelles, and aircraft surfaces, such as flaps, wings, elevators, and fairings, as well as HexTool tooling, which are mold tools used in the manufacture of composite aircraft structures. The company sells its products directly through its sales personnel, as well as through independent distributors and manufacturer representatives in the Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Russia, and Africa. Hexcel Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.

Corporate Governance

Hexcel Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 2; 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.