MSM - MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc.

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MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc.

75 Maxess Road
Melville, NY 11747
United States

IndustryIndustrial Distribution
Full Time Employees6,657

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Erik David GershwindPres, CEO & Director2.46MN/A1971
Mr. Rustom F. Jilla BCom, CA(Sri Lanka), CMA(UK), MBAExec. VP & CFO915.71k100.25k1961
Mr. Steve ArmstrongSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.651.37k643.62k1958
Mr. Steven N. BaruchExec. VP and Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer587.96k68.27k1968
Mr. Douglas E. JonesExec. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer672.19k583.84k1964
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.


MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The company's MRO products comprise cutting tools, measuring instruments, tooling components, metalworking products, fasteners, flat stock products, raw materials, abrasives, machinery hand and power tools, safety and janitorial supplies, plumbing supplies, materials handling products, power transmission components, and electrical supplies. It offers approximately 1,645,000 stock-keeping units through its catalogs; brochures; e-commerce channels, including its Website,; inventory management solutions; and call-centers and branches. The company serves through its distribution network of 100 branch offices and 12 customer fulfillment centers. It serves individual machine shops, Fortune 100 manufacturing companies, and government agencies. The company was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in Melville, New York.

Corporate Governance

MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2019 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 3.

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.