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American Electric Power Company, Inc. (AEP)

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American Electric Power Company, Inc.

1 Riverside Plaza
Columbus, OH 43215-2373
United States

IndustryUtilities—Regulated Electric
Full Time Employees17,408

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Nicholas K. AkinsChairman, Pres & CEO5.19MN/A1960
Mr. Brian X. TierneyExec. VP & CFO1.98MN/A1968
Ms. Lana L. HillebrandExec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer1.49MN/A1960
Mr. David M. FeinbergExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.1.62MN/A1970
Ms. Lisa M. BartonExec. VP of Utilities1.48MN/A1966
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 USD.


American Electric Power Company, Inc., an electric public utility holding company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity for sale to retail and wholesale customers in the United States. It operates through Vertically Integrated Utilities, Transmission and Distribution Utilities, AEP Transmission Holdco, and Generation & Marketing segments. The company generates electricity using coal and lignite, natural gas, nuclear, and hydroelectric, as well as solar, wind, and other energy sources. It also supplies and markets electric power at wholesale to other electric utility companies, rural electric cooperatives, municipalities, and other market participants. The company owns, leases, or controls approximately 4,004 railcars, 468 barges, 8 towboats, and a coal handling terminal with approximately 18 million tons of annual capacity. American Electric Power Company, Inc. was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

Corporate Governance

American Electric Power Company, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 9, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 3.

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.