Nucor Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

2.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Leon Topalian (54 yo)

3.08yrs

Tenure

US$11,618,019

Compensation

Mr. Leon J. Topalian has been Chairman of the Board of Directors at American Iron & Steel Institute since May 2021. Mr. Topalian has been President of Nucor Corporation since September 5, 2019 and has been...


CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Leon Topalian's remuneration changed compared to Nucor's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Dec 31 2022n/an/a

US$8b

Oct 01 2022n/an/a

US$9b

Jul 02 2022n/an/a

US$9b

Apr 02 2022n/an/a

US$8b

Dec 31 2021US$12mUS$1m

US$7b

Oct 02 2021n/an/a

US$5b

Jul 03 2021n/an/a

US$3b

Apr 03 2021n/an/a

US$2b

Dec 31 2020US$11mUS$1m

US$717m

Oct 03 2020n/an/a

US$428m

Jul 04 2020n/an/a

US$508m

Apr 04 2020n/an/a

US$784m

Dec 31 2019US$5mUS$532k

US$1b

Compensation vs Market: Leon's total compensation ($USD11.62M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD12.45M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Leon's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Leon Topalian
President3.42yrsUS$11.62m0.051%
$ 22.6m
David Sumoski
Chief Operating Officer2.08yrsUS$5.16m0.067%
$ 30.1m
Douglas Jellison
Executive Vice President of Strategy2.08yrsUS$6.44m0.044%
$ 19.7m
D. Utermark
Executive Vice President of New Markets & Innovation9.08yrsUS$4.42m0.068%
$ 30.5m
Stephen Laxton
CFO, Treasurer & Executive VP0.92yrno data0.017%
$ 7.8m
Gregory Murphy
Executive Vice President of Business Services & General Counsel8.08yrsno data0.020%
$ 8.7m
Benjamin Pickett
General Manager of Public Affairs & Government Relationsno datano datano data
Donovan Marks
VP of Human Resources & Safetyno datano datano data
K. Query
Executive Vice President of Sheet & Tubular Products2.08yrsno data0.030%
$ 13.4m
Paul Donnelly
Director of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Allen Behr
Executive Vice President of Plate & Structural Products2.75yrsno data0.024%
$ 10.6m
Daniel Needham
Executive Vice President of Commercial2yrsno data0.024%
$ 10.8m

2.1yrs

Average Tenure

55yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: NUE's management team is considered experienced (2.1 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Leon Topalian
President3.08yrsUS$11.62m0.051%
$ 22.6m
Christopher Kearney
Lead Independent Director14.33yrsUS$295.00k0.017%
$ 7.5m
Joseph Rupp
Independent Director3yrsUS$275.00k0.0024%
$ 1.1m
Laurette Koellner
Independent Director7.42yrsUS$300.00k0.0066%
$ 2.9m
Patrick Dempsey
Independent Director6.17yrsUS$275.00k0.0054%
$ 2.4m
Michael Lamach
Director0.42yrno data0.000050%
$ 22.3k
John Walker
Independent Director15.08yrsUS$430.00k0.017%
$ 7.6m
Nadja West
Independent Director3.42yrsUS$275.00k0.0024%
$ 1.1m
Norma Clayton
Independent Director1.42yrsUS$62.50k0.00050%
$ 223.4k

3.4yrs

Average Tenure

63yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: NUE's board of directors are considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).