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Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN)

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Nielsen Holdings plc

85 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004
United States

IndustryConsulting Services
Full Time Employees43,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. David W. KennyCEO, Chief Diversity Officer & Exec. Director5.94MN/A1962
Mr. Christopher TaftSr. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer510.37kN/AN/A
Mr. George D. CallardChief Legal & Corp. Affairs Officer1.51MN/A1965
Mr. David L. Rawlinson IICEO of Global Connect Bus. & Non-Exec. Director80kN/A1976
Ms. Linda K. ZukauckasChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1962
Mr. Srini VaradarajanChief Technology OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Sara Rebecca GubinsSr. VP of Investor Relations & TreasuryN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Emily EpsteinSr. VP, Gen. Counsel of Corp. & Compliance and Corp. Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Ms. Jamie MoldafskyChief Marketing & Communications OfficerN/AN/A1961
Ms. Laurie LovettChief HR OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 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.


Nielsen Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a measurement and data analytics company worldwide. It operates in two segments, Connect and Media. The Connect segment provides retail transactional measurement data, consumer behavior information, and analytics primarily to businesses in the consumer packaged goods industry. This segment offers data on retail measurement services, such as market share, competitive sales volumes, and insights into activities comprising distribution, pricing, merchandising, and promotion; consumer panel measurement, which offers insight into shopper behavior that consists of trial and repeat purchase for new products, brand or retailer loyalty, and customer segmentation; and analytical services that help clients in taking business decisions in product development and marketing cycles. The Media segment provides viewership and listening data, and analytics principally to the media and advertising industries covering television, radio, print, online, digital, mobile viewing, and listening platforms. This segment offers television audience measurement services; audio audience measurement services; digital audience measurement services, such as digital media and market research, audience analytics, and social media measurement; mobile measurement services comprising measurement and consumer research for telecom and media companies; total audience measurement services; brand effect; social content ratings; advertising effectiveness measurement; and outcome measurement solutions. Nielsen Holdings plc offers media and marketing information, analytics, and manufacturer and retailer expertise about what and where consumers read, watch, and listen. The company was formerly known as Nielsen N.V. and changed its name to Nielsen Holdings plc in August 2015. Nielsen Holdings plc was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate Governance

Nielsen Holdings plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 2, 2020 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 10.

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.