WHC.AX - Whitehaven Coal Limited

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Whitehaven Coal Limited

259 George Street
Level 28
Sydney, NSW 2000
61 2 8222 1100

SectorBasic Materials
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Paul J. Flynn BComm, FCAMD, CEO & Director2.72MN/AN/A
Mr. Kevin Ball BComm, CACFO & Exec. Gen. Mang. of HR1.08MN/AN/A
Mr. Jamie R. Frankcombe BE (Mining)Chief Operating Officer1.64MN/AN/A
Mr. Timothy Burt L.L.B., L.L.M., B.Ec., LLB (Hons), LLMGen. Counsel & Company Sec.947.51kN/AN/A
Mr. Scott Paul KnightsExec. Gen. Mang. of Marketing & Logistics971.62kN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 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 AUD.


Whitehaven Coal Limited develops and operates coal mines in New South Wales and Queensland. The company operates in two segments, Open Cut Operations and Underground Operations. The company operates five mines in North West New South Wales; four open cut mines at Maules Creek, Tarrawonga, Werris Creek, and Sunnyside; and one underground mine at Narrabri. It offers thermal and metallurgical coal. The company sells its coal primarily in Japan, Taiwan, Korea, India, China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines, Australia, New Caledonia, and internationally. Whitehaven Coal Limited was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

Corporate Governance

Whitehaven Coal Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 6; 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.