WEN - The Wendy's Company

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The Wendy's Company

One Dave Thomas Boulevard
Dublin, OH 43017
United States

Full Time Employees12,100

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Todd Allan PenegorPres, CEO & Director2.37MN/A1965
Mr. Gunther PloschChief Financial Officer915.27kN/A1969
Mr. Robert D. WrightChief Operating Officer and Exec. VP of International1.11MN/A1967
Mr. Kurt A. KaneChief Concept and Marketing Officer886.29kN/A1972
Ms. Leigh A. BurnsideChief Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1970
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.


The Wendy's Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as a quick-service restaurant company. It is involved in operating, developing, and franchising a system of quick-service restaurants specializing in hamburger sandwiches in North America. The company's restaurants offer a range of chicken breast sandwiches, chicken nuggets, chili, French fries, baked potatoes, salads, soft drinks, desserts, and kids' meals. As of February 21, 2018, its restaurant system included approximately 6,600 franchise and Company-operated restaurants. The company was formerly known as Wendy's/Arby's Group, Inc. and changed its name to The Wendy's Company in July 2011. The Wendy's Company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ohio.

Corporate Governance

The Wendy's Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of March 1, 2018 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 1.

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.