SPD.L - Sports Direct International plc

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Sports Direct International plc

Academy House
36 Poland Street
London W1F 7LU
United Kingdom

http://www.sportsdirectplc.com

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustrySpecialty Retail
Full Time Employees26,500

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Michael James Wallace AshleyFounder, CEO & Exec. DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Jonathan KempsterCFO & Exec. Director131.63kN/A1964
Mr. Chris WoottonInterim CEO & Deputy CFON/AN/AN/A
Mr. Karen ByersGlobal Head of OperationsN/AN/A1968
Alistair StewartChief AccountantN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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.

Description

Sports Direct International plc, together with its subsidiaries, retails sports and leisure clothing, footwear, equipment, and apparel. It operates through five segments: UK Sports Retail, European Retail, Rest of World Retail, Premium Lifestyle, and Wholesale & Licensing. The company is also involved in the wholesale distribution and sale of sports and leisure clothing, footwear, equipment, and apparel under company-owned or licensed brands; and licensing activities. It offers its products under its own brands, which include Slazenger, Everlast, Lonsdale, Karrimor, Antigua, Campri, Carlton, Donnay, Gelert, LA Gear, Lillywhites, Muddyfox, Nevica, No Fear, Silver Fox, Sondico, Title, USA PRO, Crafted, Fabric, Firetrap, Full Circle, Golddigga, Hot Tuna, Kangol, Rock & Rags, SoulCal, Soviet, and Voodoo Dolls; and third party brands. The company offers a range of sporting apparel, footwear, and equipment through SPORTSDIRECT.com and USC fascias. It operates 494 sports retail stores in the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland; 221 sports retail stores in Europe; 30 stores in Malaysia; 49 stores in the United States; and 34 Premium Lifestyle stores. Sports Direct International plc was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate Governance

Sports Direct International plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2019 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 5.

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.