SYY - Sysco Corporation

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Sysco Corporation

1390 Enclave Parkway
Houston, TX 77077
United States

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryFood Distribution
Full Time Employees67,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Thomas L. BenéChairman of the board, Pres & CEO3.46MN/A1962
Mr. Joel T. GradeExec. VP & CFO2.44M669.62k1971
Mr. Russell T. LibbyAdvisor2.21M409.75k1966
Mr. Greg D. BertrandExec. VP of U.S. Foodservice Operations1.93M2.58M1964
Mr. Wayne R. ShurtsAdvisor2.27M3.73M1959
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 USD.


Sysco Corporation, through its subsidiaries, markets and distributes a range of food and related products primarily to the foodservice or food-away-from-home industry. It operates through three segments: U.S. Foodservice Operations, International Foodservice Operations, and SYGMA. The company distributes a line of frozen foods, such as meats, seafood, fully prepared entrees, fruits, vegetables, and desserts; a line of canned and dry foods; fresh meats and seafood; dairy products; beverage products; imported specialties; and fresh produce. It also supplies various non-food items, including paper products comprising disposable napkins, plates, and cups; tableware consisting of China and silverware; cookware, which include pots, pans, and utensils; restaurant and kitchen equipment and supplies; and cleaning supplies. The company serves restaurants, hospitals and nursing homes, schools and colleges, hotels and motels, industrial caterers, and other foodservice venues. As of February 25, 2019, it operated 330 distribution facilities worldwide. Sysco Corporation was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Sysco Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 25, 2019 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 2.

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.