WHR - Whirlpool Corporation

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Whirlpool Corporation

2000 North M-63
Benton Harbor, MI 49022
United States
269-923-5000
http://www.whirlpoolcorp.com

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustryHome Furnishings & Fixtures
Full Time Employees92,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jeffrey M. FettigExec. Chairman3.7M8.64M1957
Mr. Marc Robert BitzerPres, CEO, & Director2.23M827.77k1965
Mr. James W. PetersExec. VP & CFO823.53k53.32k1970
Mr. David T. SzczupakExec. VP of Global Product Organization1.77M533.44k1956
Mr. Joao Carlos Costa BregaExec. VP & Pres of Latin AmericaN/AN/A1964
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

Whirlpool Corporation manufactures and markets home appliances and related products. It operates through four segments: North America; Europe, Middle East and Africa; Latin America; and Asia. The company's principal products include laundry appliances, refrigerators and freezers, cooking appliances, dishwashers, mixers, and other small domestic appliances. It also produces hermetic compressors for refrigeration systems. The company markets and distributes its products primarily under the Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit, and Hotpoint. Whirlpool Corporation sells its products to retailers, distributors, dealers, builders, and other manufacturers. The company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Benton Harbor, Michigan.

Corporate Governance

Whirlpool Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 7.

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.