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NEXT plc (NXT.L)

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NEXT plc

Desford Road
Enderby LE19 4AT
United Kingdom
44 33 3777 4577

Sector(s)Consumer Cyclical
IndustryApparel Retail
Full-time employees28,545

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Lord Simon A. WolfsonCEO & Exec. Director1.22MN/A1968
Ms. Amanda JamesGroup Fin. Director & Exec. Director654kN/A1972
Mr. Richard S V. PappGroup Merchandise & Operations Director and Exec. Director685.4kN/AN/A
Ms. Jane ShieldsGroup Sales & Marketing Director and Exec. Director698kN/A1964
Seonna L. AndersonCompany Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, 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.


NEXT plc engages in the retail of clothing, footwear, and home products in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and internationally. The company operates through seven segments: NEXT Retail, NEXT Online, NEXT Finance, NEXT International Retail, NEXT Sourcing, Lipsy, and Property Management. It operates retail stores; NEXT Online, a online retail platform; and 185 franchise stores in 31 countries. The company also offers consumer credit for NEXT customers; NEXT branded products; and women's fashion products under the Lipsy's own brand and other third-party brands. In addition, it provides property management services, including holding and lease of properties. The company was formerly known as J Hepworth & Son and changed its name to NEXT plc in 1986. NEXT plc was founded in 1864 and is headquartered in Enderby, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

NEXT plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 2 December 2020 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; 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.