RIO - 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 Employees51,018

Key Executives

Mr. Jean-Sébastien Jacques M.Sc.Chief Exec. Officer and Exec. Director2.46MN/A46
Mr. Christopher James Lynch B.Comm., MBA, FCPA, FAICDChief Financial Officer and Exec. Director2.49MN/A64
Mr. Alan John Bruce Davies BBus (Acctcy) LLB, LLM, FCAChief Exec. of Energy & MineralsN/AN/A46
Mr. Alfredo Barrios Ph.D.(Energy Economics), BSc (Physics), MSc (ManagChief Exec. of Rio Tinto Aluminium1.65MN/A51
Mr. Chris Salisbury BEng (Metallurgical), FAICDChief Exec. of Iron Ore Group1.26MN/A50
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.


Rio Tinto plc, a mining and metals company, finds, mines, processes, and markets mineral resources. The company mines and produces aluminum products, including bauxite, alumina, and aluminum; copper, gold, silver, and molybdenum, as well as nickel; diamonds, titanium dioxide feedstocks, borates, and salt, as well as high purity iron, steel billets, metal powders, zircon, and rutile; uranium; iron ore; and thermal coal, and coking or metallurgical coal. Its products also comprise others, such as sulphuric acid, rhenium, lead carbonate, and selenium. It has operations in Australia, North America, Asia, Europe, Africa, and South America. 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 September 1, 2017 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 1.

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.