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Mercury NZ Limited (MCY.NZ)

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Mercury NZ Limited

33 Broadway
Newmarket
Auckland 1023
New Zealand
64 27 517 3470
https://www.mercury.co.nz

Sector(s)Utilities
IndustryUtilities—Renewable
Full-time employees752

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Vincent John James Hawksworth C.ENG, MBA, MIMinEChief Exec. Officer1.8MN/A1959
Mr. William Meek BCom (Hons)Chief Financial OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Tim ThompsonHead of Treasury & Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Howard ThomasCompany Sec. & Gen. CounselN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Shannon GoldstoneHead of CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Julia Evelyn JackChief Marketing OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Marlene Strawson BSocSc, MMgt (HR)Gen. Mang. of People & PerformanceN/AN/AN/A
Dennis RadichMang. of Generation Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2021, 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 NZD.

Description

Mercury NZ Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the production, trading, and sale of electricity and related activities in New Zealand. The company operates through Generation/Wholesale, Retail, and Other segments. It operates 9 hydro generation stations on the Waikato River; and 5 geothermal generation stations in the central North Island. The company sells electricity to residential, commercial, industrial, and spot market customers under the GLOBUG, Bosco, and Mercury brands. It also provides piped natural gas. The company was formerly known as Mighty River Power Limited and changed its name to Mercury NZ Limited in July 2016. Mercury NZ Limited was incorporated in 1998 and is based in Auckland, New Zealand.

Corporate governance

Mercury NZ Limited’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 May 2022 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 3; Shareholder rights: 10; 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.