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William Hill plc (WMH.L)

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William Hill plc

1 Bedford Avenue
London WC1B 3AU
United Kingdom
44 20 8918 3600

Sector(s)Consumer Cyclical
Full-time employees12,000

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Ulrik BengtssonCEO & Exec. Director868.82kN/A1972
Mr. Matthew AshleyCFO & Exec. DirectorN/AN/A1974
Mr. Stephen ParryChief Operating OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Satty BhensChief Product & Technology OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Louise Turner-SmithDirector of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Simon CallanderGen. Counsel & Company Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Ms. Alison ColeDirector of Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Crispin NieboerGroup Corp. Devel. DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Charlotte EmeryGlobal Brand & Marketing DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Karen MyersChief HR OfficerN/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.


William Hill plc provides sports betting and gaming services in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. It operates through Retail, Online, US Existing, US Expansion, and Other segments. The company operates licensed betting offices (LBOs) that offer sports betting services on football, horseracing, and other sports, as well as gaming machines. It also operates online betting and gaming business that provides in-play and pre-match sports betting services and a range of gaming products; and offers casino, poker, and other gaming products, as well as telephone betting services. In addition, the company is involved in on-course betting operations. As at December 31, 2019, it operated 1,568 LBOs. William Hill plc was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

William Hill plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 3 December 2020 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 5; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 2.

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.