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Avast plc (AVASF)

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Avast plc

Enterprise Office Center
Pikrtova 1737/1A Prague 4 Nusle
Prague 140 00
Czech Republic

Full-time employees1,864

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Ondrej VlcekCEO & Director114.88kN/A1977
Mr. Pavel BaudisCo-Founder & Non-Exec. Director122.67kN/AN/A
Dr. Eduard KuceraCo-Founder & Non-Exec. Director122.68kN/AN/A
Mr. Stuart SimpsonInterim CFO & Exec. Director1.21MN/AN/A
Mr. Philip Anthony MarshallAdvisor1.06MN/A1970
Prof. Michal PechoucekChief Technology OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Peter RussellDirector of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Trudy CookeGroup Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Stephanie KaneVP of PR & Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Lisa CareyChief Marketing OfficerN/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 USD.


Avast Plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides cybersecurity services under the Avast brand name the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Consumer; and Small and Medium-sized Business (SMB). It offers desktop security and mobile device protection products; value-added solutions for performance, privacy, and other tools; and web browsing, third-party software distribution, e-commerce tool, mobile advertising, and other IT managed solutions, as well as security and protection solutions for small and medium sized business customers. The company also sells subscription software licenses through an e-shop directly to end customers in cooperation with payment gateways provider. It primarily sells software licenses through e-commerce services providers, and retailers and resellers. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Prague, the Czech Republic.

Corporate governance

Avast plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 June 2022 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 5; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 3.

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.