10 Grosvenor Street
London W1K 4QY
44 20 7399 6500
Sector(s): Consumer Defensive
Industry: Packaged Foods
Full-time employees: 132,000
|Mr. George Garfield Weston||CEO & Exec. Director||2.29M||N/A||1964|
|Mr. John George Bason||Fin. Director & Exec. Director||1.7M||N/A||1957|
|Ms. Sue Whalley||Chief People & Performance Officer||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Mr. Paul A. Lister||Company Sec.||N/A||N/A||1964|
|Mr. Paul Marchant||Chief Exec. Officer of Primark/Penneys||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Ms. Lynne Walker||Director of Primark Cares||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Ms. Katharine Stewart||Ethical Trade & Environmental Sustainability Director||N/A||N/A||N/A|
Associated British Foods plc operates as a diversified food, ingredients, and retail company worldwide. It operates through five segments: Grocery, Sugar, Agriculture, Ingredients, and Retail. The Grocery segment manufactures and sells grocery products, including hot beverages, sugar and sweeteners, vegetable oils, balsamic vinegars, bread and baked goods, cereals, ethnic foods, and meat products to retail, wholesale, and foodservice businesses. The Sugar segment is involved in growing, processing, and selling sugar beet and sugar cane to industrial users. The Agriculture segment manufactures and sells animal feeds; and provides other products and services for the agriculture sector. The Ingredients segment manufactures bakers' yeast, bakery ingredients, enzymes, lipids, yeast extracts, and cereal specialties. The Retail segment is involved in buying and merchandising clothing and accessories through the Primark and Penneys retail chains, which offer womenswear, menswear, kids wear, accessories, homeware, and beauty products. The company was incorporated in 1934 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Associated British Foods plc is a subsidiary of Wittington Investments Limited.
Associated British Foods plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 February 2023 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 5; Shareholder rights: 9; Compensation: 5.