GGB - Gerdau S.A.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed price. Currency in USD

Gerdau S.A.

Av. Doutora Ruth Cardoso
8,501 - 8° Floor
Sao Paulo, SP 05425-070
55 11 3094 6300

SectorBasic Materials
Full-time employees

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Gustavo Werneck Da CunhaCEO & DirectorN/AN/A1973
Mr. Claudio Gerdau JohannpeterVice ChairmanN/AN/A1963
Mr. Harley Lorentz ScardoelliExec. VP, CFO & Investor Relations OfficerN/AN/A1963
Clemir UhleinAccounting DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Francisco Deppermann FortesVP of HR, IT, Corp. Process of Engineer and Safety & EnvironmentN/AN/A1963
Amounts are as of 31 December 2017, 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.


Gerdau S.A. provides steel products and services in the United States and Canada. It operates through four segments: Brazil Operations, North America Operations, South America Operations, and Special Steel Operations. The company offers semi-finished products, including billets, blooms, and slabs; common long rolled products, such as rebars, wire rods, merchant bars, light shapes, and profiles to construction and manufacturing industries; and drawn products comprises barbed and barbless fence wires, galvanized wires, fences, concrete reinforcing wire meshes, nails, and clamps. It also produces special steel products used in auto parts, light and heavy vehicles, and agricultural machinery, as well as the oil and gas, wind energy, machinery and equipment, mining and rail, and others markets. In addition, the company offers flat products, including hot rolled coils and heavy plates; and resells flat steel products, as well as mines and produces iron ore. It sells its products through independent distributors, direct sales from the mills, and its retail network. The company was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Gerdau S.A. is a subsidiary of Metalúrgica Gerdau S.A.

Corporate governance

Gerdau S.A.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 7 December 2019 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 9; Shareholder rights: 4; Compensation: 10.

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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