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SSE plc (SSE.L)

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SSE plc

Inveralmond House
200 Dunkeld Road
Perth PH1 3AQ
United Kingdom
44 17 3845 6000

Full-time employees11,676

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Alistair Phillips-DaviesCEO & Exec. Director2.42MN/A1967
Mr. Gregor AlexanderFin. Director & Exec. Director1.68MN/A1963
Ms. Katie BickerstaffeExec. Chair of SSE Energy ServicesN/AN/A1967
Mr. Martin PibworthEnergy Director & Exec. Director1.08MN/AN/A
Mr. Anthony KeelingCOO & Co-Head of RetailN/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.


SSE plc engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and supply of electricity. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Networks, and Retail. It generates electricity from water, water, gas, coal, oil, and multi fuel. The company distributes electricity to approximately 3.8 million homes and businesses across the north of the central belt of Scotland and also central southern England; and owns and operates 132 kilovolts (KV), 275kV, and 400kV electricity transmission network using high voltage overhead lines, and underground and subsea cables. It also produces, stores, distributes, and supplies gas. In addition, it engages in electricity and utility contracting, telecommunications, energy trading, insurance, and property holding businesses, as well as provision of corporate and maintenance services. The company was formerly known as Scottish and Southern Energy plc and changed its name to SSE plc in September 2011. SSE plc was incorporated in 1989 and is based in Perth, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

SSE plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 9 December 2019 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 2; 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.