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Vestas Wind Systems A/S (VWS.CO)

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Vestas Wind Systems A/S

Hedeager 42
Aarhus N
Aarhus 8200
45 97 30 00 00

IndustrySpecialty Industrial Machinery
Full-time employees29,081

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Henrik AndersenGroup Pres & CEO1.1MN/A1967
Mr. Kim Hvid ThomsenHR Bus. Partner of People & Culture and Employee Representative Director650kN/A1963
Ms. Marika FredrikssonExec. VP & CFON/AN/A1963
Mr. Tommy Rahbek NielsenExec. VP & COON/AN/A1970
Mr. Anders NielsenExec. VP & CTON/AN/A1962
Mr. Patrik SetterbergVP & Head of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Anders RiisVP of CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Morten DyrholmGroup Sr. VP of Marketing, Communications & Public AffairsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Javier Rodriguez DiezChief Sales OfficerN/AN/A1974
Ms. Kerstin KnappExec. VP of People & CultureN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2018, 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 DKK.


Vestas Wind Systems A/S designs, manufactures, installs, and services wind turbines worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Power Solutions and Service. The Power Solutions segment sells wind power plants, wind turbines, development sites, etc. The Service segment engages in the sale of service contracts, spare parts, and related activities. Vestas Wind Systems A/S was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Aarhus, Denmark.

Corporate governance

Vestas Wind Systems A/S’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 July 2021 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 4; Board: 2; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 1.

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.