SJW - SJW Group

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SJW Group

110 West Taylor Street
San Jose, CA 95110
United States

IndustryWater Utilities
Full Time Employees406

Key Executives

Mr. W. Richard RothChairman992.74kN/A65
Mr. James Patrick LynchCFO & Treasurer599.28kN/A59
Mr. Palle L. JensenExec. VP - San Jose Water Company505.98kN/A58
Mr. Andrew R. GerePres of San Jose Water Company and Chief Operating Officer of San Jose Water Company476.12kN/A52
Mr. Andrew F. WaltersChief Admin. Officer of San Jose Water Company527.68kN/A47
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.


SJW Group, through its subsidiaries, provides water utility services in the United States. It engages in the production, purchase, storage, purification, distribution, wholesale, and retail sale of water. The company also provides non-tariffed services, including water system operations, maintenance agreements, and antenna site leases. Its water supply consists of groundwater from wells, surface water from watershed run-off and diversion, reclaimed water, and imported water purchased from the Santa Clara Valley Water District. The company offers water service to approximately 229,000 connections that serve customers in portions of the cities of San Jose and Cupertino, as well as in the cities of Campbell, Monte Sereno, Saratoga, and the Town of Los Gatos; and adjacent unincorporated territories in Santa Clara County, California. In addition, it provides water service to approximately 13,000 connections, which serve 39,000 people in a service area comprising 244 square miles in the region between San Antonio and Austin, Texas. Further, the company, through its subsidiary, SJW Land Company, owns undeveloped land in California and Tennessee; owns and operates commercial buildings in California and Tennessee; and holds a 70% limited partnership interest in 444 West Santa Clara Street, L.P., a real estate limited partnership that operates commercial building rentals. The company was formerly known as SJW Corp. and changed its name to SJW Group in November 2016. SJW Group was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Corporate Governance

SJW Group’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of January 1, 2018 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 3.

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.