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Western Digital Corporation

3355 Michelson Drive
Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92612
United States
949-672-7000
http://www.wdc.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryData Storage Devices
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Stephen D. MilliganChief Exec. Officer and Director1.73M527.64k54
Mr. Michael D. CordanoPres and Chief Operating Officer1.07M392.72k53
Mr. Mark P. Long J.D.Chief Financial Officer, Chief Strategy Officer & Pres of WD Capital688.22k113.69k50
Dr. Michael Charles Ray Ph.D.Chief Legal Officer, Exec. VP and Sec.668.23k293.66k49
Mr. Martin R. FinkChief Technology Officer & Exec. VPN/AN/A52
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.

Description

Western Digital Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and sells data storage devices and solutions worldwide. It offers performance hard disk drives (HDDs) that are used in enterprise servers, data analysis, and other enterprise applications; capacity HDDs and drive configurations for use in data storage systems and tiered storage models, as well as for use in storage of data for years; and enterprise solid state drives (SSDs), including NAND-flash SSDs and software solutions that are designed to enhance the performance in various enterprise workload environments. The company also provides InfiniFlash System, a system solution that offers petabyte scalable capacity with performance metrics; higher value data storage platforms and systems; datacenter software and systems; and HDDs and SSDs for desktop PCs, notebook PCs, gaming consoles, set top boxes, security surveillance systems, and other computing devices. In addition, it offers embedded NAND-flash storage products, including custom embedded solutions; and iNAND embedded flash products, such as multi-chip package solutions that combine NAND and mobile dynamic random-access memory in an integrated package for mobile phones, tablets, notebook PCs, and other portable and wearable devices, as well as in automotive and connected home applications, and NAND-flash wafers. Further, it provides HDDs embedded into WD- and HGST-branded external storage products; and NAND-flash products, which include cards, universal serial bus flash drives, and wireless drives. Additionally, the company licenses its technologies. The company sells its products under the HGST, SanDisk, and WD brands to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), distributors, resellers, cloud infrastructure players, and retailers. It serves storage subsystem suppliers, OEMs, Internet and social media infrastructure players, and PC and Mac OEMs. The company was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Irvine, California.

Corporate Governance

Western Digital Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2017 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 9.

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.