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Pearson plc (PSO)

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Pearson plc

80 Strand
London WC2R 0RL
United Kingdom
44 20 7010 2000
http://www.pearson.com

Sector(s)Communication Services
IndustryPublishing
Full Time Employees20,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Adam Bird CBECEO & Director1.18MN/A1964
Ms. Sally Kate Miranda JohnsonCFO & Exec. Director784.74kN/A1974
Ms. Joanne RussellSr. VP of Investor Relations, Financial Communications & ESGN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Cinthia NespoliChief Legal OfficerN/AN/A1981
Ms. Lynne FrankChief Marketing Officer & Co-Pres of Direct-to-ConsumerN/AN/A1967
Mr. Tim BozikGlobal Pres of Higher EducationN/AN/A1962
Mr. Deepak MehrotraManaging Director of India Bus.N/AN/A1964
Mr. Albert Roger HitchcockHead of Telecom & Technology PartnershipsN/AN/A1965
Mr. Giovanni Giovannelli Ph.D.Pres of English Language LearningN/AN/A1973
Mr. Robert WhelanPres of Assessments & QualificationsN/AN/A1949
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 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.

Description

Pearson plc provides educational materials and learning technologies. The company operates in four segments: Global Online Learning, Global Assessment, North America Courseware, and International. It provides test development, processing, and scoring services to governments, educational institutions, corporations, and professional bodies. The company also offers content across the curriculum and a range of education services, including teacher development, educational software, and system-wide solutions, as well as owns and operates colleges and schools comprising virtual schools. It provides content, assessment, and digital services to schools, colleges, and universities, as well as professional and vocational education to learners. Pearson plc was founded in 1844 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Pearson plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2021 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 7; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 1; 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.