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Bloomsbury Publishing plc (BMY.L)

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Bloomsbury Publishing plc

50 Bedford Square
London WC1B 3DP
United Kingdom
44 20 7631 5600

Sector(s)Communication Services
Full-time employees914

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. John Nigel Newton CBEFounder, Chief Exec. & Exec. Director1.03MN/A1956
Ms. Penny Scott-BayfieldGroup Fin. Director & Exec. Director629kN/AN/A
Ms. Elisabeth Nicole CalderCo-Founder and Publishing DirectorN/AN/A1938
Ms. Maya Abu-DeebGroup Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Ms. Kathleen FarrarManaging Director of Group Sales & MarketingN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Alexandra J. R. PringleGroup Editor-In-ChierfN/AN/A1953
Mr. Richard D. P. CharkinConsultantN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Kathryn EarleManaging Director of Digital Resources DivisionN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Rajiv BeriManaging Director of IndiaN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Jenny RidoutMD of Non-Consumer Publishing Division & Exec. DirectorN/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 GBp.


Bloomsbury Publishing Plc publishes academic, educational, and general fiction and non-fiction books for children, teachers, students, researchers, and professionals worldwide. The company offers books and digital resources to international research community and higher education students; online law, accounting, and tax services for the United Kingdom and Eire professionals; and publishing services for corporations and institutions. It also serves communities of interest in sports and sports science, nautical, military history, natural history, arts and crafts, and popular science; and offers books for students of the arts, humanities, and social sciences. In addition, the company provides digital resources and databases for school libraries and professionals, as well as educational content for primary and secondary schools; and professional development content for trainee teachers and teachers. Further, the company publishes non-fiction list, such as cookery, sport, crime, natural history, health, and well-being books. Additionally, the company publishes fiction lists for adults; and titles in print, e-book and audio book formats for both adult and children. Bloomsbury Publishing Plc was incorporated in 1986 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

Bloomsbury Publishing plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 31 July 2022 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 4; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

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.