NXT.L - NEXT plc

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NEXT plc

Desford Road
Enderby LE19 4AT
United Kingdom
44 33 3777 4577

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustryApparel Stores
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Lord Simon A. WolfsonChief Exec. Officer and Exec. Director1.24M1.33M1968
Ms. Amanda JamesGroup Fin. Director and Director415k280.24k1972
Mr. Michael LawGroup Operations Director and Exec. Director525k358.08k1962
Ms. Jane ShieldsGroup Sales & Marketing Director and Exec. Director534k358.08k1964
Seonna L. AndersonCompany Sec.N/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.


NEXT plc engages in the retail of clothing, footwear, accessories, and home products for men, women, and children in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and internationally. The company operates a chain of approximately 540 stores under the name NEXT Retail in the United Kingdom and Eire. It also offers products through NEXT Directory, an online and catalogue shopping business with approximately 4.5 million active customers, as well as international Websites serving approximately 70 countries. In addition, the company operates approximately 200 franchised stores under the NEXT International Retail name worldwide; and designs and sources NEXT branded products, as well as designs and sells younger women's fashion products under Lipsy brand name. Further, it provides property management services, including holding and lease of properties. The company was formerly known as J Hepworth & Son and changed its name to NEXT plc in 1986. NEXT plc was founded in 1864 and is headquartered in Enderby, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

NEXT plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 7.

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.