SSE plc’s earnings per share (EPS) have grown by 49% per year over the past three years. Since the end of 2019, the company’s shares have grown. At the beginning of 2020, the share price increased to 1,529 GBP. The lowest share price was in September, the shares fell by 1,208 GBP. By the beginning of this year, the shares rose to 1,542 GBP. According to our data, SSE has a market capitalization of 16 billion pounds and paid its CEO a total annual remuneration of 3.0 million pounds for the year to March 2021. This is a noticeable increase of 27% compared to last year. We believe that overall compensation is more important, but our data shows that the CEO’s salary is lower – 915 thousand pounds.
When compared with other companies in the industry with a market capitalization of more than 5.8 billion pounds, the average remuneration of the CEO was 1.9 million pounds. Accordingly, our analysis shows that SE pays Alistair Phillips-Davis north of the industry median. In addition, Alistair Phillips-Davies directly owns shares of the company worth 4.4 million pounds in the UK, which means that they are deeply invested in the success of the company.
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