RIO.L - Rio Tinto plc

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Rio Tinto plc

6 St James's Square
London SW1Y 4AD
United Kingdom
44 20 7781 2000

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryIndustrial Metals & Minerals
Full Time Employees46,807

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jean-Sébastien Jacques M.Sc.CEO & Director2.46MN/A1971
Mr. Christopher James Lynch B.Comm., MBA, FCPA, FAICDCFO & Director2.49MN/A1953
Mr. Alfredo Barrios Ph.D., BSc Physics, MScChief Exec. of Rio Tinto Aluminium1.65MN/A1966
Mr. Chris SalisburyChief Exec. of Iron Ore Group1.26MN/A1967
Mr. Arnaud SoiratChief Exec. of Copper & Diamonds1.04MN/A1965
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 GBp.


Rio Tinto plc, a mining and metals company, explores for, develops, produces, and processes minerals and metals worldwide. It finds, mines, and processes mineral resources, including aluminum, copper, diamonds, gold, industrial minerals (borates, titanium dioxide, and salt), iron ore, thermal and metallurgical coal, and uranium, as well as sulphuric acid, rhenium, lead carbonate, and selenium. The company was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Rio Tinto plc operates as a subsidiary of Rio Tinto Group.

Corporate Governance

Rio Tinto plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of March 1, 2018 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

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.