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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 Employees22,500

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. John Joseph FallonAdvisorN/AN/A1963
Mr. Adam Bird CBEChief Exec. & DirectorN/AN/A1964
Ms. Sally Kate Miranda JohnsonCFO & Exec. DirectorN/AN/A1974
Mr. Albert Roger HitchcockChief Technology & Operations OfficerN/AN/A1965
Ms. Joanne RussellSr. VP of Investor Relations, Financial Communications & ESGN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Cinthia NespoliChief Legal OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Alexa ChristonChief Marketing OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Anna Vikström PerssonChief HR OfficerN/AN/A1970
Mr. Tim BozikPres of Global Product & North America CoursewareN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Kenneth Roderick BristowPres of Pearson UK & Global Online LearningN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 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 products and services to governments, educational institutions, corporations, and professional bodies worldwide. The company operates through North America, Core, and Growth segments. It offers courseware services, including curriculum materials provided in book form and/or through access to digital content; and assessments, such as test development, processing, and scoring services. The company also operates schools, colleges, and universities; and provides online learning services in partnership with universities and other academic institutions. In addition, it delivers and installs off-the-shelf software; and offers services to academic institutions, such as program development, student acquisition, education technology, and student support services, as well as undertakes contracts to process qualifying tests for individual professions and government departments under multi-year contractual arrangements. The company was founded in 1844 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Pearson plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 6, 2020 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; 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.