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Drax Group plc

Drax Power Station
Selby YO8 8PH
United Kingdom
44 17 5761 8381

IndustryUtilities - Independent Power Producers
Full-time employees2,353

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Ms. Dorothy Carrington ThompsonFormer Group CEO & Exec. Director1.52MN/A1961
Mr. Dwight Daniel Willard GardinerGroup CEO & Exec. Director971kN/A1965
Mr. Andrew Robert KossExec. Director & CEO of Drax Power774kN/A1971
Mr. Den G. JonesInterim Chief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1965
Ms. Samantha BrookHead of Corp. HRN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2016, 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.


Drax Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation and supply of electricity in the United Kingdom. It operates through three segments: Generation, Biomass Supply, and Retail. The company owns and operates Drax Power Station that produces electricity from biomass located in Selby, North Yorkshire. It sells its electricity to the wholesale market and business customers. In addition, the company manufactures and supplies compressed wood pellets for commercial and domestic customers for heating. Drax Group plc was incorporated in 2005 and is based in Selby, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

Drax Group plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 June 2018 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 5.

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.
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