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Discover Financial Services

2500 Lake Cook Road
Riverwoods, IL 60015
United States
224 405 0900
https://www.discover.com

Sector(s)Financial Services
IndustryCredit Services
Full-time employees

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Roger Crosby HochschildCEO, Pres & Director2.96MN/A1965
Mr. John Thomas GreeneExec. VP & CFO1.6MN/A1966
Mr. Carlos M. MinettiExec. VP & Pres of Consumer Banking1.68MN/A1963
Ms. Diane E. OffereinsExec. VP & Pres of Payment Services1.61MN/A1958
Ms. Shifra KolskyChief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP & ControllerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Amir S. ArooniExec. VP & Chief Information OfficerN/AN/A1965
Mr. R. Andrew EichfeldExec. VP and Chief HR & Admin. OfficerN/AN/A1970
Mr. Eric Edmund WasserstromHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Wanjiku Juanita WalcottExec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Gen. CounselN/AN/A1971
Ms. Leslie SuttonVP of Corp. CommunicationsN/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 USD.

Description

Discover Financial Services, through its subsidiaries, operates as a digital banking and payment services company in the United States. It operates in two segments, Digital Banking and Payment Services. The Digital Banking segment offers Discover-branded credit cards to individuals; and other consumer products and services, including private student loans, personal loans, home loans, and other consumer lending, as well as deposit products, such as certificates of deposit, money market accounts, IRA certificates of deposit, IRA savings accounts, checking accounts, and sweep accounts. The Payment Services segment operates the PULSE network, an automated teller machine, debit, and electronic funds transfer network; Diners Club International, a payments network that issues Diners Club branded charge cards and/or provides card acceptance services; and Discover Network that processes transactions for Discover-branded credit and debit cards, as well as offers payment transaction processing and settlement services. Discover has strategic network alliance agreement with Arab Financial Services. The company was incorporated in 1960 and is based in Riverwoods, Illinois.

Corporate governance

Discover Financial Services’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 26 September 2021 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 2; Shareholder rights: 5; Compensation: 8.

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.