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Ashtead Group plc (AHT.L)

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Ashtead Group plc

100 Cheapside
London EC2V 6DT
United Kingdom
44 20 7726 9700
http://www.ashtead-group.com

Sector(s)Industrials
IndustryRental & Leasing Services
Full-time employees18,607

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Brendan HorganCEO & Exec. Director1.5MN/A1974
Mr. Michael Richard PrattGroup Fin. Director, Group Treasurer & Director853kN/A1964
Mr. Will ShawDirector of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Eric WatkinsGen. Counsel & Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Rob PhillipsChief Exec. of Ashtead Technology RentalsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2020, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in GBp.

Description

Ashtead Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the construction, industrial, and general equipment rental business in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. It offers range of products and services, such as general tools, air compressors and accessories, compaction and earth moving, climate control services, power and HVAC, pump solutions, remediation and restoration, flooring solutions, and lighting and grip. The company also provides power generation, heating, cooling, scaffolding, traffic management, temporary flooring, trench shoring, and lifting services. It offers its products and services for facilities maintenance and municipalities, such as office complexes, apartment complexes, government, hospitals, data centers, parks and recreation departments, schools and universities, shopping centers, pavement/kerb repairs, and golf course maintenance; construction of airports, highways and bridges, office buildings, data centers, schools and universities, shopping centers, residential, and remodeling; emergency response for fire, hurricanes, flooding, tornadoes, winter, storms, residential emergencies, covid-19, alternative care facilities, points of distribution, and mobile testing facilities; and entertainment and special events, including national events, concerts, sporting events, film/TV production, theme parks, festivals farmers' markets, local 5k runs, and cycle races. The company operates 873 stores in the United States, 75 stores in Canada, and 193 stores in the United Kingdom under the Sunbelt Rentals brand. Ashtead Group plc was founded in 1947 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

Ashtead Group plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 9 December 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; 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 10 indicates higher governance risk.