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Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN)

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Nielsen Holdings plc

85 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004
United States
646 654 5000

IndustryConsulting Services
Full-time employees43,000

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. David W. KennyCEO & Exec. Director3MN/A1962
Ms. Linda K. ZukauckasCFO & Interim Principal Accounting Officer2.97MN/A1962
Mr. George D. CallardChief Legal & Corp. Affairs Officer1.46MN/A1964
Ms. Laurie LovettChief HR Officer1.25MN/AN/A
Mr. Karthik RaoChief Operating OfficerN/AN/A1974
Mr. Srini VaradarajanChief Technology OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Sara Rebecca GubinsSr. VP of Investor Relations & TreasuryN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Emily EpsteinSr. VP, Gen. Counsel of Corp. & Compliance and Corp. Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Ms. Jamie MoldafskyChief Marketing & Communications OfficerN/AN/A1961
Mr. Howard LanderChief Operating Officer of Vnu Bus. Media (USA)N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2020, 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.


Nielsen Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a measurement and data analytics company worldwide. It operates in two segments, Nielsen Global Media (Media) and Nielsen Global Connect (Connect). The Media segment provides viewership and listening data, and analytics principally to media publishers and marketers, and advertising agencies for television, radio, digital viewing, and listening platforms. This segment offers television audience measurement services; digital audience measurement services, such as digital media and market research, audience analytics, and social media measurement; mobile measurement and analytic services; addressable TV measurement services; video advertising services; and independent measurement and consumer research primarily servicing radio, advertisers, and advertising agencies in the audio industry. The Connect segment provides retail transactional measurement data, consumer behavior information, and analytics primarily to businesses in the consumer-packaged goods industry. This segment offers retail and consumer panel measurement, analytics, loyalty data processing, and advisory services. Nielsen has strategic relationship IHS Markit. Nielsen Holdings plc provides media and marketing information and analytics. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate governance

Nielsen Holdings plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 26 September 2021 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 1; Shareholder rights: 5; 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.