VWS.CO - Vestas Wind Systems A/S

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Vestas Wind Systems A/S

Hedeager 42
Aarhus N
Aarhus 8200
45 97 30 00 00

IndustrySpecialty Industrial Machinery
Full Time Employees25,074

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Henrik AndersenGroup Pres & CEO1.1MN/A1967
Mr. Peter LindholstVP of Concept Devel., Power Solutions & Director400kN/A1971
Mr. Kim Hvid ThomsenHR Bus. Partner of People & Culture650kN/A1963
Ms. Marika FredrikssonExec. VP & CFON/AN/A1963
Mr. Jean-Marc LechêneCOO and Exec. VP of Manufacturing & Global ProcurementN/AN/A1958
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 DKK.


Vestas Wind Systems A/S designs, manufactures, installs, and services wind turbines worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Power Solutions and Service. The Power Solutions segment sells wind power plants, wind turbines, etc. The Service segment engages in the sale of service contracts, spare parts, and related activities. The company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Aarhus, Denmark.

Corporate Governance

Vestas Wind Systems A/S’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; 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.