MSA - MSA Safety Incorporated

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MSA Safety Incorporated

1000 Cranberry Woods Drive
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
United States
724-776-8600
http://www.msasafety.com

SectorIndustrials
IndustrySecurity & Protection Services
Full Time Employees4,700

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Nishan J. VartanianPres, CEO & DirectorN/AN/A1960
Mr. Kenneth D. KrauseSr. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1976
Mr. Douglas K. McClaineSr. VP, Sec. & Chief Legal OfficerN/AN/A1958
Mr. Kerry M. BoveFormer Sr. VP & Chief Strategy OfficerN/AN/A1959
Mr. Markus H. WeberChief Information Officer & VPN/AN/A1965
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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

MSA Safety Incorporated develops, manufactures, and supplies safety products that protect people and facility infrastructures in the oil, gas, petrochemical, fire service, construction, utilities, and mining industries worldwide. It operates through Americas and International segments. The company's core product offerings include permanently installed fixed gas and flame detection instruments, such as permanently installed gas detection monitoring systems, and flame detectors and open-path infrared gas detectors, as well as replacement components and related services to detect the presence or absence of various gases in the air. Its core product offerings also consist of breathing apparatus products, such as self-contained breathing apparatus, face masks, and respirators; hand-held portable gas detection instruments; industrial head protection products; firefighter helmets and protective apparel; and fall protection equipment comprising confined space equipment, harnesses, fall arrest equipment, lanyards, and lifelines. In addition, the company offers respirators, eye and face protection products, ballistic helmets, and gas masks. It serves distributors, and industrial or military end-users through indirect and direct sales channels. The company was founded in 1914 and is based in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania.

Corporate Governance

MSA Safety Incorporated’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2018 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 7; 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.