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Preformed Line Products Company (P4L.F)

Frankfurt - Frankfurt Delayed Price. Currency in EUR
126.00+3.00 (+2.44%)
As of 08:46AM CET. Market open.

Preformed Line Products Company

660 Beta Drive
Mayfield, OH 44143
United States
440 461 5200

IndustryElectrical Equipment & Parts
Full Time Employees3,261

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Robert G. RuhlmanExecutive Chairman2.49MN/A1957
Mr. Dennis F. McKennaChief Executive Officer1.16MN/A1967
Mr. Jon Ryan RuhlmanPresident & Director777.66kN/A1983
Mr. Andrew S. KlausChief Financial Officer693.65kN/A1966
Mr. Thomas F. PetersonFounderN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Caroline Saylor VaccarielloGeneral Counsel & Corporate SecretaryN/AN/A1967
Mr. Timothy J. O'ShaughnessyVice President of Human ResourcesN/AN/A1971
Mr. John M. HofstetterExecutive Vice President of US OperationsN/AN/A1965
Mr. William KohVice President of Asia Pacific RegionN/AN/A1971
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 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 EUR.


Preformed Line Products Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures products and systems that are used in the construction and maintenance of overhead, ground-mounted, and underground networks for the energy, telecommunication, cable operator, information, and other industries. The company offers optical ground wire products to support, protect, terminate, and splice transmission and distribution lines, as well as bolted, welded, and compressed connectors for substations; and string hardware products, polymer insulators, wildlife protection, substation fittings, and motion control devices. It also provides rugged outside plant closures to protect and support wireline and wireless networks, such as copper cable or fiber optic cable from moisture, environmental hazards, and other contaminants; and hardware assemblies, pole line hardware, plastic products, cable dynamics/vibration solutions, interior/exterior connectors, tools, and urethane solutions that are used by energy, renewable energy, communications, cable, and special industries for various applications. The company serves public and private energy utilities and communication companies, cable operators, governmental agencies, contractors and subcontractors, distributors, and value-added resellers in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. It markets its products through a direct sales force, as well as through manufacturing representatives. The company was incorporated in 1947 and is headquartered in Mayfield, Ohio.

Corporate Governance

Preformed Line Products Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 28, 2024 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 7; 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.