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Brown-Forman Corporation (BF-B)

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Brown-Forman Corporation

850 Dixie Highway
Louisville, KY 40210
United States
502 585 1100

Sector(s)Consumer Defensive
IndustryBeverages—Wineries & Distilleries
Full-time employees5,200

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Campbell P. BrownExec. Chairman293.43kN/A1968
Mr. Lawson E. WhitingCEO, Pres & Director4.18M887.67k1968
Ms. Leanne D. CunninghamExec. VP & CFO1.21MN/A1971
Mr. Matthew E. HamelExec. VP & Gen. CounselN/AN/A1960
Ms. Kirsten M. HawleyExec. VP and Chief People, Places & Communications Officer1.07M1.06M1970
Mr. Marshall B. FarrerExec. VP, Chief Strategic Growth Officer, Pres of Europe & DirectorN/AN/A1971
Mr. Thomas W. HinrichsExec. VP & Pres of Emerging International1.48M674.15k1962
Ms. Kelli Nelson BrownSr. VP & Chief Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1970
Mr. Timothy M. NallExec. VP, Chief Global Supply Chain & Technology OfficerN/AN/A1972
Mr. Larry CombsChief Information Officer and Director of Supply Chain Integration & StrategyN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2022, 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.


Brown-Forman Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, distills, bottles, imports, exports, markets, and sells various alcoholic beverages. It provides spirits, wines, whiskey spirits, whiskey-based flavored liqueurs, ready-to-drink and ready-to-pour products, ready-to-drink cocktails, vodkas, tequilas, champagnes, brandy, bourbons, and liqueurs. The company offers its products primarily under the Jack Daniel's, Woodford Reserve, Old Forester, Coopers' Craft, Herradura, el Jimador, New Mix, Korbel, Sonoma-Cutrer, Finlandia, GlenDronach, Benriach, Glenglassaugh, Chambord, Slane, and Fords Gin brands. It is also involved in the sale of used barrels, bulk whiskey, and wine; and provision of contract bottling services. The company serves retail customers and consumers through distributors or state governments; and retailers, wholesalers, and provincial governments directly. It has operations in the United States, Germany, Australia, the United Kingdom, Mexico, and internationally. The company was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

Corporate governance

Brown-Forman Corporation’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 30 March 2023 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 6; Board: 10; Shareholder rights: 10; Compensation: 9.

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.