PSMT - PriceSmart, Inc.

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PriceSmart, Inc.

9740 Scranton Road
San Diego, CA 92121
United States

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryDiscount Stores
Full Time Employees7,903

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jose Luis LaparteCEO, Pres & Director870.67kN/A1966
Mr. John M. HeffnerExec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer453.11kN/A1954
Mr. William J. NaylonExec. VP & COO560.5kN/A1962
Mr. John D. HildebrandtExec. VP of Operations426.14kN/A1958
Mr. Francisco VelascoExec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer and Sec.N/AN/A1971
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.


PriceSmart, Inc. owns and operates the U.S.-style membership shopping warehouse clubs in Latin America and the Caribbean. The company's warehouse clubs offer brand name and private label consumer goods to individuals and businesses. As of October 26, 2017, it operated 40 warehouse clubs comprising 7 each in Colombia and Costa Rica; 5 in Panama; 4 in Trinidad; 3 each in Guatemala, Honduras, and the Dominican Republic; 2 in El Salvador and Nicaragua; and 1 each in Aruba, Barbados, Jamaica, and the United States Virgin Islands. PriceSmart, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

Corporate Governance

PriceSmart, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 5.

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.